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20190102 Red Hat Queens Meet KO 1The Rio Grande Valley Red Hat Society Queen’s Council held its December meeting at Red Lobster in McAllen and celebrated Christmas with a gift exchange. Mission’s Red Hat Society Queen Barbara Gerlach acted as hostess for the event.

Exalted Queen Mother of the Rio Grande Valley Jan Bergman reminded the ladies of the upcoming Festival of Tables to be held Feb. 6 at Casa del Sol in Donna. Different Red Hat groups from the Valley choose a theme and decorate a table using that theme. Themes may be holidays, countries, sports teams or a variety of other themes the groups may choose. The doors open for those decorating tables at 9 a.m. For all others who attend door open at 11 a.m. so groups may parade by the tables and see what decorations were chosen for each theme.

An Elvis impersonator will provide entertainment after a catered luncheon. Tickets are $18. Ladies wanting tickets should contact their local queens or Jan Bergman at (956) 532-1233 or (956) 781-8485 for tickets to the event.

The queens were informed there would be no racing of live greyhounds so there will not be a special Red Hat event at the race track.

The Dazzling Dolphins in Port Isabel will be holding their annual style show Feb. 26 at the Schlitterbahn on South Padre Island. The theme is “Lace and Roses.” No details are available yet on where to get the tickets.

Following the meeting the ladies played “Mr. Wright,” a game where gifts were passed to the right or the left until the end of the story.

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