Photo provided by BETH DAWSON -- Red Stick Ex-POWs meeting -- Gathering at the Red Stick Chapter of American Ex-Prisoners of War meeting on Nov. 7 are, from left, Ed Capron, Sam Moreland, Marion Bahlinger, Andy Martin, Bob Schilling, Philip Haley, Billy Heroman and Roy Mitchell.
Photo provided by MICHELLE TAKEDA -- Juvenile Diabetes walk -- The Adams and Reese Baton Rouge office raised more than $700 for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, and several employees participated in the JDRF Annual Walk on Oct. 27 at LSU. Shown are employees Michelle Takeda, left, Tina Marshall, right, and Marshall's daughter, Stephanie. Renee Crasto and Scott Levy also participated in the walk.
Photo provided by RACHEL GRACE -- Baton Rouge DAR meeting -- Bonnie Pepper Cook, right, visits with Regent Carrie Fager, after speaking on the importance of the Battle of New Orleans in the War of 1812 when the Baton Rouge Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution met on Oct. 15 at the State Archives. Hostesses were Emily Bond and Carolyn Maggio. If interested in joining the DAR, email HGRACE5366@aol.com.
Photo provided by ASHLEY MOTSINGER -- Poster contest winner -- Dana Territo, director of services for Alzheimer's Services, shows the poster presentation that she was awarded first prize for at the Louisiana Geriatrics Conference in New Orleans on Oct. 11. Her poster featured the popular 'Faces of Alzheimer's' photo exhibit that was displayed at the conference. Territo's poster was outstanding in the three judging categories: Significance to Geriatrics and Gerontology, Purpose and Originality, and Clarity and Visual Presentation.
Photo provided by GORDON MORRIS -- Navy Club at War Veterans Home -- The Navy Club of the USS Kidd - Ship 661 met on Oct. 26 at the Louisiana War Veterans Home in Jackson, then led a two-hour bingo session and served refreshments to veterans. Shown are, seated from left, Jackie McQueen, Anne Morris, Jean Meyers and Betty Boutwell; and, standing from left, Clyde Meyers Jr., Gordon Morris, Tommy Underwood, bingo winner Billy Burchfield and Mickey Montalbano.
Photo provided by MIDGE BENSON -- Community Gardeners program -- Danna Spayde, center, visits after leading a program on orchids for the Community Gardeners on Nov. 1 at Janice Gibbons home. She had several species in bloom. Janice Gibbon, Joan Ankner, Mary Whittington and Cheryl Brown were luncheon hostesses. With Spayde are, from left, Dell Nelson, Hazel Hagan, Betty Pittman and Connie Buck.