Calvin and Mary Hawkins of McPherson will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a come-and-go reception from 1:30 to 4 p.m. Jan. 21 at the Free Methodist Church Fellowship Hall.

Calvin and Mary (Greene) Hawkins met at Central Christian College and were married at Emporia on Jan. 21, 1967. Calvin retired from Central Christian College and Mary retired from Galva Grade School.

Hosts for the reception are their children and spouses Amy and Paul Tobia, Joe and Kim Hawkins, Kent and Amber Hawkins, and Tim and Jana Hawkins. The couple has nine grandchildren.

Cards may be sent to them at 447 Liberty Drive, McPherson, KS 67460. The couple requests no gifts.