President Van de Riet, First Vice President Bickowski, Secretary Haynes, former Secretary Groeteke,. Larry Haynes, Janis LaForest and Jim Terry joined in the celebration of the House Springs parade. Even though the weather was a challenge, there were many colorful floats, wagons drawn by dogs, group of horses, colorful fire trucks and other Christmas displays. The route was filled with many spectators. The members of the Pachyderm Club handed out treats provided by Schroeder Sod Farms. We were very happy to join in the festivities and thank the members of the Lions Club for this wonderful opportunity.