REED CITY - The American Association of Retired Persons No. 2418, in Reed City, hosted director of United Way of Mecosta and Osceola counties, Betty Seelye, at its January meeting. Seelye explained the goals and benefits of the organization for the upcoming year. The next meeting of AARP No. 2418 will begin with a potluck at noon on Feb. 13. All persons 50 years of age and older are welcomed to attend the luncheon and organizational meeting held at the United Methodist Church, 503 S. Chestnut St. in Reed City.