Posts made in January, 2015

Town of Welaka

Posted by on Jan 27, 2015

Listed below are some facts about our small town of Welaka that may be of interest. Welaka Info Welaka is home to some of the best large-mouth bass fishing in the world, with several natural springs in the area feeding the calm waters of the St. Johns River. Amatuer and professional fishermen alike enjoy the black bass fishing from Lake George to Dunn`s Creek. Welaka has the most accessible public boat launching facility with a floating dock.

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Las Vegas Nite

Posted by on Jan 25, 2015

 Las Vegas Nite was held at our Club on Saturday, 1/24/2015 We always have a huge turnout for this special event.  This year was no exception.  Here are a few photos taken from last night.  (Click on photo to enlarge) Here is a table of first-time attendees to our event. It looks like they are enjoying the game of black jack. Some happy faces captured at our event. It’s Auction Time! Connie Rozier wins the Fishing Trip! Our volunteers who made this night a huge success. We thank you and hope you come back next year!    ...

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January Meeting

Posted by on Jan 10, 2015

General Meeting of January 5, 2015, recognizing Lorene Riggins’ 100th birthday What a lovely day!  Lorene looked beautiful, as usual, and received love and admiration from members and friends of the Welaka Woman’s Club.  It’s hard to believe that such a radiant and youthful woman can be turning 100 years old on January 21st. (her actual birthday).  She’s an inspiration to everyone she meets.  (Click on any photo to enlarge.) Celebrating Lorene Riggins! Lorene is in the spotlight. Lorene receives her own special cake from RuthE. Haper. Lorene Riggins and Jimmie Clark In lieu of a birthday present, our Club will create a scrapbook for Lorene containing photos taken from the various functions that she will be attending this month.  She’s a popular lady!  And she certainly deserves the spotlight! It just so happens that today was the actual birthday of our president, Jimmie Clark.  We surprised her with a cake with a flamingo on top.   It’s always nice to see a surprise look on someone’s face! Stay tuned!  I’ll be doing a slideshow soon — January...

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