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2 Mt. Pulaski Times February 5, 2011 Filling Your i, v,,., L,,, Vonderlieth residents made the long trip to the Velvet Lounge Casino (Activity Room) for an afternoon of high stakes thrills. Health Care Games included 5-card draw, Blackjack, Roulette, Horse :i!iii!i!iiiiii ST. JOHN)S LUTHERAN CHURCH "The Little Church That CouM" 5:30PM Saturday Services 10AM Sunday Services 223 W. Cooke St. Mt. Pulaski 792-5502 Racing and Pokeno. Of course, a food and drink bar was avail- able to re-nourish our garners. The currency of choice was Vonderlieth Bucks, provided to the partygoers at registration. Their winnings were placed to good use in buying tickets for the lottery drawing held at the end of the afternoon's activities. FINAL Planning Meeting Friday, March 4 at 7 P.M. At The Lake Fork Community Center All consignments to be on sale bill must be in by this meetin I. At the end of the day, the lottery drawing was held for our "High Roller Winners" with prizes ranging from a special dinner to a really large stuffed goat. The 38 th Lake Fork Auction is Saturday March 26 ALL AUCTION MERCHANDISE MUST BE BOOKED IN BY 7:30 AM SAT. MARCH 26 Thank you to Amanda, Diann and Nichole for volunteering your time to make the day enjoyable for all. And a big thank you to Beth, Pam, Michele and Megan for your hard work and dedication. Submitted By Jo Hilliard - Jo Hilliard Photos Phil Bertoni was out during the full moon Jan 20. He calls this "Full Moon Atop the Court- house". Was Phil out during the full " moon or... was Phil drawn out because of the full moon? Unembellished Truth By Mike Lakin While the library celebrated its new carpet with an open house of punch and cookies, all did not go as planned. This... is... the unembellished truth... Punch that - to this eye - came close to the color of the new carpet was served. A clever trick of the eye? Or, a way to camouflage an inevitable dribble on the new carpet? One will never know. A third, unexpected, event interceded. One of the youngest of the young library patrons accepted the offer of the bluish punch. After a few sips, as he later explained to grandpa, he was done with his drink. He then poured the remainder of his cup back into the punch bowl. And thus ended the serving of the liquid refreshments for the open house. The carpet looks good' though. At the height of its power, in 400 BC, the Greek city of Sparta had 25,000 citizens and 500,000 slaves. Mt. Pulaski Times USPS No. 365-660 is published serni-monthly (twenty-four times-issues) per year by Michael Lakin, 311 S. Washington St., Mt. Pulaski, Illinois 62548. Business and Editorial Offices: Accounting and Circulation Offices: Michael Lakin, 311 S. Washington St., Mt. PuLaski, Illinois 62548. Call 217-792-5557 to subscribe. Periodical Postage is paid at Mr. Pulaski, IL 62548 POSTMASTER: Send address changes to: Mr. Pulaski Times, C/O Michael I.akin, PO Box 114 .. 311 S. Washington Mr. Pulaski, Illinois 62548 Office: 217-792-5557