The family of Elaine Peterson of Palisade, Nebraska, is hosting an open house in honor of her 80th birthday. She was born June 25, 1934 in Lebanon, Nebraska. The open house is Saturday, July 5, 2014, 2-4 p.m. at United Methodist Church in Palisade. Her family includes children, Tami Vrbas and Nancy Ward, both of Palisade, eight grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. Cards of congratulations will reach her at P.O. Box 64, Palisade NE 69040.