Dinner Honors Volunteers and Evacuees

9 years 11 months 1 day ago March 28, 2007 Mar 28, 2007 Wednesday, March 28 2007 Wednesday, March 28, 2007 10:05:10 PM CDT in News
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Everyone who attended received Mardi Gras beads and masks. Restaurants and Rock Bridge High School students supplied authentic Cajun cuisine. MU students entertained with face painting.

"A party is always a good thing for a new orleans native and I just thought it would be helpful to get them together, to be together and to have a few hours to relax and enjoy themselves," said organizer Judy Schermer.

The event was open to all evacuees living in Missouri and anyone who served as a volunteer after Hurricane Katrina.

 

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