BASIC (Brothers and Sisters in Christ), a non-denominational Christian Youth Group in Northern Tama County, invites you to a farewell open house for leader Tom TeBeest and his family. Tom has been the BASIC leader for the past four years. He is leaving BASIC to pursue a new opportunity at a Christian camp in Michigan. Please stop in to thank Tom and his family for their past four years of service with BASIC, and wish them well on their new adventure. Tom and his wife Angi have four children: Jordyn, Caleb, Kendra, and Karissa. The open house will be 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 8, at the Traer Memorial Building. Cake and punch will be served. Available board members will be present. For more information or questions, please contact Laurie Schafer at 478-8433.