The family of Maxine Scott of Palisade, Nebraska is hosting a reception in honor of her 80th birthday. She was born March 31, 1933, in Hill City, Kansas. The reception will be Sunday, April 7, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Palisade United Methodist Church. Her family includes children, Linda Scott and Barbara Bruns Scott of Beatrice, Nebraska, three grandchildren and four great- grandchildren. Cards of congratulations will reach her at Box 133, Palisade, NE 69040.