57 members enjoyed the annual FCSLA Potluck picnic at noon on Sunday, July 15 at the Clutier Legion Hall. Fried chicken, tea, and lemonade was provided by the lodge.
Brandon Klosterman of Marshalltown was the recipient of the local lodge $500 scholarship. Brandon is the son of Mary Buresh of Marshalltown and the grandson of Ed Buresh of Traer. John Paul Sevcik was awarded a $1250 National Scholarship. John Paul is the son of Joe and Lisa Sevcik of Cedar Falls. Winners of watermelons were Richard Linhart of Clutier, Suzanne Svoboda of Clutier, Diana Babinat of Marshalltown, and Loretta Hanus of Dysart.
Winners of $15 Kwik Star gift cards were Rose Kvidera of Traer, Don Hanus of Dysart, Andy Kvidera of Newton, and John Paul Sevcik of Cedar Falls. Door prizes went to Misty Hanus of Traer, Lillian Dostal of Clutier and Annie Poland of Ames.
David Svoboda, branch secretary, is pictured with John Paul Sevcik and President Paul Svoboda, recognizing John Paul for receiving a 2012 National Scholarship Award of $1250.