Historical highlight luncheon to be held

By Mary Nell Coblentz

French Camp’s next Historical Highlight Luncheon  will be Tuesday, June 3. noon at French Camp Presbyterian Church.  (Note: The June meeting will be the first Tuesday rather than the second Tuesday of the month.)
The guest of honor will be Irene Taylor, who will be celebrating her 96th birthday on June 6.  Irene held a variety of jobs over the years at French Camp Academy, including doing laundry for the students, working in the kitchen and teaching students to quilt.

Irene Taylor

Irene Taylor

Those who have known and worked with “Miss Irene” over the years are invited to participate in this occasion to share stories and to honor this dear lady. July 8 will be the next Historical Highlight Luncheon. The speaker will be Dorene Branning.
Historical Highlight Luncheons are held the 2nd Tuesday of each month, featuring a speaker who shares some aspect of French Camp’s history and a delicious, home-cooked meal for a $2 donation.  The public is invited.    RSVP by calling 547-6520 (leave a message) or email marynellcoblentz@gmail.com.