Cedaredge Elberta Lodge #106 hosted a soup luncheon to benefit Hospice & Palliative Care on Feb. 18. There were 11 different soups, all homemade by the good cooks of Elberta #106, as well as breadsticks, crackers, biscuits and a variety of cakes. A check for $400 was presented to Lynn Shirk, community development director for Hospice, on Feb. 27. Pictured with Shirk above are (front row) Marion Ottinger, Carolynn Andersen, Lynn Shirk, noble grand Bonnie Pope, Donna Waibel, Dolly Wilson, Ruth A. Dawson and Ann Bristol; (back row) Barbara Gettman, Norma Foreman, Carol Mendenhall, Pat Dwyier, Christina Bickford, Grace Farmer, Rosella Halsey, Vickie Mahan, Helen Barton, Ruth C. Dawson, Nancy Hunter, Merna Bertram and Joan Rhodes. The Rebekahs are preparing for the president’s visit in March and a yard sale in April. Visitors are invited to join their meetings at 7:30 p.m. on the second and fourth Mondays of the month.