April 18, 2010 - April 24, 2010
The most recent week's greetings, Sunday through Saturday, are posted here in descending order. Scroll down to see previous days. Reach out and touch someone! Send your own greeting»

April 24, 2010

To: Cara Bowden
Hope you're having as much fun as I am this first day of May here at Town Hall. Love, -Brett
—Brett Bowden

To: Rhonda
Happy Birthday my Darlin Rhonda. 48, hmm. It's good to grow old together.
—James A H

To: Bobby and Gay Pangle
In celebration of your 50th anniversary, your sons want to point out that we are helping you spend our inheritance too. Enjoy the trip.
—Glen Pangle

April 23, 2010

To: Kathy Pfautsch
Happy 24th Birthday! Love, Mom, Dad, Shawn, Elsa, Mike, Carter, and Abbie
—Pamela Pfautsch

To: Hal Edmonson
Happy 23rd birthday to, Hal, in Kizukuri, Japan. Glad your first job after graduation is such an adventure.See you in September. Love Mom & Dad
—Kathleen Massoth

April 22, 2010

To: Ardella Brubaker
Congratulations to Mrs. Ardella Brubaker from Newport PA, a long time supporter of WITF-FM, 89.5 Harrisburg. In April 2010, she was awarded a 'Doctor of Humane Letters' from Central Pennsylvania College - and she is 99 years old!! ((not sure if she really listens to PHC, but she likes rhubarb pie))
—Dan Nied

To: Phyllis & Ralph Kwiatkowski
Happy 50th Anniversary Mom & Dad. Now, can I get another banana popsicle? Love Sarles
—Charles Kwiatkowski

April 20, 2010

To: Dorothy "Nana" Waer
Happy 93rd Birthday, Nana! Can't wait to celebrate your big day with you in Whittier! Love, all of us
—Becky Waer

To: Nanette
Nanette doesn't do email but I will print out message for her. She will be 90 on May 7, 2010. She is long time listener of PHC and is a Unitarian of the same length of time. Would you please send her your special kind of greeting? Thanks, Her daughter, Jacqui
—jacqui hoag

April 19, 2010

To: Maud Hart Lovelace (and Betsy-Tacy series author)
Happy Birthday to Maud! This celebration (April 24) honors the fact that this fabulous author from Minnesota wrote so much about friendship that there is a Betsy-Tacy Society and thousands of fans who honor her and who know how to be the best friends ever-just like Betsy and Tacy from Deep Valley Minnesota (or Maud and Bick from Mankato) Happy Birthday, Maud!!
—Marlena Boggs

To: rosita esponoza
Rosita, you´re gonna be 42 this may, but you look like a rose in spring, so happy, so fresh, so clean.
—thomas di bella

To: maud hart lovelace
Mazel tov to Maud Hart Lovelace on your 118th birthday and the 100th anniversary of your High School graduation! Your Betsy-Tacy-Tib fans love you!
—rachel rose

To: Lance Abbott
To my dear husband Lance on his 60th birthday - you didn't want a birthday party because you didn't want people to know how old you are - well guess who knows now?! Love from your wife Tootsie
—Aletha Abbott
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