Advocate staff report

The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3693 and its Auxiliary unit held their monthly Senior Bingo and Birthday Party on July 11 at the post hall on Churchpoint Road in Gonzales.

The July celebration was attended by 127 seniors and people with disabilities. Thirty-seven gifts were given out and four door prizes were distributed.

Celebrating July birthdays were Norris Arceneaux, Penny Banta, Betty Bercegeay, Ida Grille, Elva Michael, Effie Ronkartz and Evelyn Schexnayder.

Celebrating a wedding anniversary was Darlene Gonaway.

The next Senior Bingo and Birthday Party is set for 1 p.m. Aug. 8 at the VFW hall.