We Love you Linda

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Someone, I don’t remember who, also told the story of the bat, which was swooping over our heads at the beginning of rehearsal that time. Apparently some people never actually saw the bat until they caught it, and had no idea what the rest of the choir (including our choir director, Kevin) was screaming about.

Be Swift, Be Precise

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Weather could postpone, but couldn’t prevent, the outpouring of love from Avondale United Methodist Church to retiring organist Linda Prewitt.

DSC04097Linda, the church’s organist for over 12 years, retired as of the end of December 2013. A reception in her honor had been planned for Jan. 5, 2014, but a winter snowstorm postponed it until yesterday, Sunday, January 26, 2014.

The church served its usual high quality of refreshments for the reception: a lovely assortment of cookies, served with punch.  Of especial note were the cookies with musical notes on them.DSC04098B

The Church’s elementary Sunday School classes opened the reception by singing a song about how “we love you, Linda.”  The song ended with a presentation of flowers to Linda by the children.

Elizabeth Boman presented Linda with a money tree collected from the church as a thank-you.

Jean Hallaway read the plaque she presented to Linda with an Irish…

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