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Give blood at gym June 9

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There is a blood drive on June 9 from 3-6 p.m. at the Oldham Gym.

Donors can make an appointment by calling Sandy Smith at (605) 630-0664.

Oldham Library is hosting a reading program during the summer months. The Library is open every Friday from 1-3 p.m. "Treasure your Library Summer Reading Program" is open for all ages and prizes will be given away for the readers. Feel free to contact librarian, Karie Rottluff, at (605) 695-0455.

The Memorial Day Program was put on by the American Legion Auxiliary. Members are Pat Fosland, Connie Bickett, Sandy Smith, Linda Stewart, Karie Rottluff, Kathy Reed and Sue Brown. Alex Eykamp of Madison played piano for the program. The guest speaker was Kristen Longville.

"We are here to celebrate and remember those who have served and lost their loved ones," remarked Longville, who then closed with a poem. After the program, area youth went to the cemetery to do "Laying of the Wreaths" on the crosses of the brave men and women who served and at the tomb of the Unknown Soldier.

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