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Saturday, August 1, 2015


Sounds like an oxymoron yet this was the theme of the week!  Across the parking lot at 14 Pratt Ave. things were tranquil and  the art of civil discourse was in evidence under the direction of our chaplain, Oden Warman.  

Oden and Debbie
Guests for the week:

People of the Lake

Pittsburgh migrants

Sarasota souls
Oh the mighty hills.......
Naples Newbies
Most popular job in the House

Activities during the week:

UM changing house

Sean performs

Professional touch

The girls from Warren

NGO founders & friend

We dedicate this week's blog to the memory of Everett Fitts, a true friend and supporter of the House.  His charming wit and keen intellect will be missed on our Porch.