Martha and Charles Batman, Otis, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary at 6 p.m. April 3, 2010, with dinner and dance hosted by their children at La Crosse Auditorium. Friends are welcome.

Children of the couple are Shelly Nelson, Garden City, and Brian Batman, Great Bend. The couple have four grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

Charles Batman and Martha McAdoo were married April 1, 1960, at First Church of the Nazarene, Russell.