The 81st Annual Membership Meeting of Missouri Rural Electric Cooperative will be held Saturday, Sept. 16, at the Palmyra High School gymnasium on 1745 South Main St.

The 81st Annual Membership Meeting of Missouri Rural Electric Cooperative will be held Saturday, Sept. 16, at the Palmyra High School gymnasium on 1745 South Main St.

Registration will begin at 9 a.m., and the business meeting will be called to order at 10 a.m. A lunch for members and families will be served by C & R Market at noon.

Three directors, one from each of the three districts of the cooperative, will be elected for three-year terms during the business portion of the meeting.

All members are requested to clip out and bring the registration form on the front page of the September issue of the Rural Missouri newsletter. Each membership registering prior to the election (one per membership, not per person) will receive $10 in cash and an attendance gift.

Members will be eligible to win the prompt attendance prize, an electric barbecue grill, given by the Cooperative. Members whose names are drawn among the registration slips will receive attendance prizes donated by various suppliers and Missouri Rural Electric. One boy’s bicycle and one girl’s bicycle will also be given away.

The Cooperative’s final two grand prize winners of $250 in cash will be announced at the conclusion of the meeting.

Members must be in attendance to win any prize drawing.