The Alley Kats Band will furnish music during the serving time,
including polka music for dancing or listening -- outside, weather
Brats, red cabbage, sauerkraut, German potato salad,
apple strudel, German chocolate cake or angel food cake will be
served with apple cider, tea or coffee. A hot dog meal with chips,
dessert and drink will also be available. The church youth will
offer the same menu in a drive-thru line, available alongside the
former ALMH east parking lot at the alley.
Parking for the church is on the corner of Maple and Eighth
Games for children of all ages will be sponsored on the lawn
alongside the parking lot. There will also be a 50-50 raffle and
bake sale during the 11-3 hours.
Tickets for the German meal are $8.50 and the hot dog meal is $4.
Free delivery in town will be available with orders of six or more
prepaid tickets. Tickets are available from the church and Oasis
members or by calling Marilyn Armbrust at 732-4261. Tickets will
also be available at the Oasis booth at the balloon festival and at
the door the day of Germanfest.
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Profits will be evenly split between the Oasis for their programs
and St. John UCC for their mission projects.
Missions served have been Austin Bahn fundraiser, Back Bay
Mission, Boy Scout Troop 106, Church World Service Disaster Relief
Fund, Community Action Food Pantry, Habitat for Humanity of Logan
County, the Hope from the Rubble UCC Church World Service project
after Sept. 11, 2001, Conference Hurricane Relief Fund, CROP, Mom
and Me Camp, Reinhold Niebuhr Memorial Plaque, Salvation Army,
SHARE, sister church St. John UCC of Chicago, St. John UCC Youth
Veterans Celebration and Recognition Dance, and the teddy bear
project of ALMH.
Germanfest co-chairs this year are Wayne Mara, 737-6639, and
Tonita Reifsteck, 732-9796, for St. John UCC, and Georgina Binzen,
732-6132, and Dennis Schrader, 871-4155, for the Oasis.
[Text from file received from Tonita Reifsteck]