BIRTHDAYS — July 30–August 5, 2011

30th Stuart Cavner, Hillary Swank  31st Gail Des Noyers, Jim Shripka, Oma Werner AUGUST 1st Katharine Laage, Jackie Phillips, Millie Post 2nd Gail Butterfield, Jackie Cook, Aaron Dionne, Mary Eadie, Andrew Gauss, Vera Paepke 3rd Sally Waite 4th Jeff Eckert, Norma Zimmer 5th Jason Berris, Patricia Frye, Calum Spoelma, Jonathan Stotz, Michell Tidey

Lions elect president

Rockford Lions held their election of officers at their annual picnic at the Fred and Lois Hallstedt residence July 16. Dr. Chad Jackson, incoming president for 2011-2012, presented the Past President Award to Paul Krupp, 2010-2011, for his successful leadership. Rockford Lions Club was chartered March 1954.

G.R. Catholic Committee on Scouting hosts annual Catholic Scout retreat

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Catholic Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts will be gathering at the quaint setting of the Life Process Center in Lowell for another weekend of fellowship, prayer, mass, and live music, music sessions provided by Ignition Ministry August 5-7. President and speaker for Ignition Ministry, Matt Galloway, proudly stated, “We seek to ignite a flame of […]

Scouts offer Rosary Hike program

Local Cub Scout Pack 3283, winner of the National Catholic Committee on Scouting (NCCS) Gold Medallion in 2009 and finalist in 2007 and 2008, present the Rosary Hike program. The Gold Medallion Award Program by NCCS was established to identify and recognize the outstanding Catholic Cub Scout Pack, Boy Scout Troop, and Venturing Crew in […]

ROCKFORD REGISTER

Thursday, July 28 Rockford Lions Club Meeting—6 p.m. social, 6:30 dinner and 7 p.m. meeting at the Community Cabin, 220 N. Monroe St., Rockford. Meetings held every second and fourth Thursday of each month. Teen Spa—2 p.m. at Krause Memorial Library, 140 E. Bridge St., Rockford. Teens in grades 6–12 are invited to take a […]