Meridians group taking applications

MANSON – The Manson Meridian Singers will be accepting donations to its Friends program until Dec. 31.

The Friends program provides needed financial support to the singing group for its annual production, now in its 43rd consecutive season.

Several levels of Friends support are available, and include Platinum, $100; Gold, $75; Silver, $50; and Bronze, $25. There is also a Corporate Level available for a donation of $250.

As a reward for these monetary donations, the Meridian Singers will offer a special Friends’ performance of this year’s show, “Celebrate the Music of Life,” at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 6, 2014. This special performance is only available to people who contribute at levels listed, and is not open to the public. The regular performance will be Feb. 8 and 9, 2014.

Anyone wishing to become a Friend of the Meridian Singers can send their donations to Manson Meridian Singers Friends Program, P.O. Box 25, Manson, IA 50563. Be sure to include a listing of how you want your name, organization, or business listed in the program, and where these Friends tickets can be sent.