The VFW Auxiliary Post 2715 hosted the 5th District Convention on Oct. 8 at the post home.

On Oct. 9, the auxiliary had their monthly meeting at the post home. Initiation was held for Agnes Sheridan and a transfer member, Elga Kane, was accepted. Members accumulated nearly 60 hospital hours and 25 War & Peace hours. The group draped charter for two members who passed away.

The Eisenhower Vigil will be Oct. 13 and 14 in Abilene. A motion was made to purchase 1,000 poppies for the auxiliary and to give $50 to youth bowling, which will be Nov. 5 in Wichita.

The next meeting will be at 7 p.m. Nov. 13.