Elks holds holiday party for local Coast Guard

  • USCG Naushon and Hickory commanding officers present ship’s rescue rings for display in the Homer Elks Lodge dining room at a holiday party held for local Coast Guard on Dec. 14, 2017. Pictured left to right are Naushon Commander Lt. Lauren L. Milici, Hickory Commander Lt. Brent Mellen and Don Cotogno, Homer Elks Board Chairman. (Photo provided)

The Homer Elks Lodge #2127 on Dec. 14, 2017, held its second annual U.S. Coast Guard Holiday Appreciation Dinner for personnel and families of the U.S.C.G. vessels Naushon and Hickory. Adults enjoyed a prime rib dinner and music by Burnt Down House while a pizza party with games and movies was held for children. Attendign were 80 audlts and 35 children. . The event played host to 80 adults and 35 children. “Special thanks to Fat Olives and Homer Emblem Club #350 for their respective roles in making this event a success,” said Elks Lodge #2127 Exalted Leader Tom Stroozas.


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