Anoka Legion Auxiliary holds sewing bee

Feb. 26 the past presidents of Anoka Unit 102 American Legion Auxiliary met for their annual sewing bee at Post 102.

The 10 members in attendance sewed laundry bags, wheelchair bags and tote bags for the residents at the St. Cloud and Minneapolis Veteran’s hospitals.

They also met in January to sew heart pillows and sewing bags for these facilities. The past presidents also donate money to the Department of Minnesota Health Care Scholarships.

The auxiliary’s past presidents are recognized at the annual birthday dinner, which will be held March 16.