AARP 299 holds annual picnic

The catered picnic for AARP 299 was held on Aug. 19 at noon at Point Gratiot in Dunkirk.

The picnic opened with a prayer led by President Milly Jankowski. The menu consisted of beef on weck, Italian sausage with peppers, Polish sausage with sauerkraut, baked beans, potato salad, tossed salad, watermelon, coffee and cold drinks.

Following the picnic, AARP members held their annual bag auction and the money collected went to the treasury.

The next meeting is Sept. 16 at 1 p.m. at the Dunkirk Senior Center. The officers for next year will be voted on at that time. All members are encouraged to attend.