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Submitted by Gary Arnold
Kim Sheeks, The Hat Lady, brought 112 hats of all descriptions and had a humorous line or story for each. The presentation to the Silver Valley Civitan Club was at their Christmas party attended by 48 people on December 8 at Yarborough’s Restaurant in Lexington.

Sheeks is a member of the Rockwell Civitan Club and currently serves as the District Area Director representing clubs in parts of Rowan and Stanly counties.
Among honored guests were Tommy and Amanda Hancock, of Asheboro and Governor and First Lady of North Carolina District West Civitan.

Silver Valley Civitan President Brenda Everhart recognized Sara Barker with a certificate of appreciation for her service in organizing club activities with Special Olympics.The club provided volunteers at the Davidson County local games in Lexington and the North Carolina Fall Tournaments in High Point in November.
Silver Valley Civitan has a few Claxton Old Fashion Fruit Cakes remaining for sale at $4 per pound. Proceeds will be used for many service projects including the 48th edition of Project Santa.  Contact Jerry Surratt at 472-1428 to purchase this holiday treat.

The Silver Valley Civitan Club was chartered nearly 56 years ago and now has 31 members. The club typically meets the second and fourth Monday each month at New Jerusalem United Church of Christ at 7 p.m.