MINERVA - Over 40 people rang in the new year at an evening of fun and festivities at the Minerva Historical Society Museum in Olmstedville recently. Museum guests were greeted with instrumental music by Alice Halloran on Trumpet, Kathy Halloran on accordion and David McNally on baritone.
Minerva Historical Society Board of Trustees Chair Nancy Shaw welcomed all to the gathering. Minerva Citizen of the Year, Katy Smith drew the winning ticket for a 32 inch flat screen TV, awarded to JoAnn Gracia of Falls Church, VA.
Minerva Central School students Connor and Kaleb Davie, Ben and Noah Gardner, Henry Gelber and Kate Wimberly, Amanda Bellotti, Tara Galusha, Liz O'Connor, and Samantha Vanderwarker entertained the crowd with music under the direction of school principal Heidi Kelly and joined by area musician Mike Leddick on guitar.