Register now for Argonia Alumni Reunion

The annual Argonia Alumni Reunion will be held on Memorial Day, May 30, after services at the cemetery. 


Tickets purchased by May 15 will be $10, those purchased after May 15 will be $15, and tickets at the door will be $20. Organizers need to provide an accurate head count for the caterer.


Registration will begin at 11 a.m. in the foyer, and there will be time to visit inside the gymnasium. The meal will be served starting at noon.


A live auction for a quilt, designed and created by Linda Pohlenz of Butterfly Express Quilting in LaMesa, Calif., will be held. Also this year, a bench Lora Bond Topinka decorated for the 100th-year reunion auction will be auctioned off in Topinka’s honor. Dale Rust donated the bench.


A door prize of $100 will be donated by the Farmers & Merchants State Bank and Insurance Agency.

Reserved tables can be obtained by requesting them at the time of payment. Send payment (checks should be made out to the Argonia Alumni Association) and the number of and names of people attending to either Addie Kinney or Lee Weishaar. Kinney’s address is 1586 W. 20th Street South, Argonia, KS 67004, and Weishaar’s address is 1407 W. 20th Street South, Argonia, KS 67004.


Alumni are asked to help pass word about the reunion to others whose address might not be known. If alumni know of others who should receive a letter about the reunion, give their information to Karen Walker. Walker’s address is 10200 W. Maple Apt. A014, Wichita, KS 67209, and her phone number is 316-648-2807.