Umpqua Valley Republican Women invite participants to their regular meeting for a Christmas Cards For Soldiers writing campaign. Social is at 11:30 AM and meeting at 12:00 PM. Bring one or more cards to the meeting and write a note of thanks for the men and women serving in the U.S. military. A donation will be taken for the "A Million Thanks" organization where the cards will be sent for shipment overseas. Lunch cost is $9.00 or $2.00 without lunch. Contact is Evelyn Anderson at 541-440-8445.