Sunday, January 23, 1983
Mary Virginia and a friend, Leslie, have been here for a weekend. We all went over this PM. to the movie, "Tootsie", which did have an unusual twist as well as some humorous moments. We ( we are now down to two people) went to the college library to look around and then had a snack at Wendys. The college library has a micro film screen from which one can take pictures of the
Leslie is one of five girls who are spending a year in Wilmington as a Quaker Volunteer and leads a weekly prayer group at the college, where MV met her. Her home is in Whittier, CA. and plans to go back to college next fall as a Junior. The girls have other projects in the community such as driving a school bus
Last Friday evening brought an ice storm and a power outage for a good hour. A number of limbs came down, but by noon the next day all the ice was gone. It was a nice evening to be sifting by the fire.
Talked with Serena on her birthday and Chicago always always has "tops" in the weather. We recall the winter night when Serena was born and taking Catherine and Roberta back Johnson's lane.
Maricopa County is sending Roberta on a trip to San Diego to observe some of their Senior Citizen facilities and she plans to visit the Bruces. Marion and Roberta are taking photography classes and we do appreciate the pictures that they have sent us.
Yesterday we made a couple hospital calls in Wilmington and then went on to the Dayton Mall as our Square Dance Club was participating in a dance there . . . we feel more comfortable in dancing now that we have some familiarity with at least the basic calls. The show is sponsored by the local radio station. Afterward