The Queens Council is holding its ninth annual National Red Hat Day celebration at noon on April 18 at the Genetti Hotel and Conference Center, Wilkes-Barre. Cost for the luncheon is $20 and the deadline for reservations is April 1. There will be door prizes, a cash drawing, vendors and entertainment. All Red Hatters and a female guest are invited. For more information contact Marie Cigarski, chairperson, at 417-2408 or Mary Reynolds, co-chair, at 655-0495. Some of the participants, from left, first row: Marie Cigarski, queen, Royal Sisterhood of WOW, and Mary Orluk, queen, Pleasant Valley Red Hats. Second row: Ruth Tetschner, vice queen, Back Mountain Laurels; Elaine Freitas, vice queen, Pleasant Valley Red Hats; and Mary Reynolds, queen, Better Red Than Dead.