Bud Singleton 90th Birthday Celebration
Bud Singleton is turning 90, and there will be a celbration on Saturday, Jan.30 from 1-4 p.m at the Proctorsville Fire Hall.
Rescue Squad Hosts Bingo
The Mount Holly Volunteer Rescue Squad will host bingo on Jan. 24 at the Mount Holly Elementary School at 1 p.m. The cost is $20 for 20 games with nine cards per game. There will be cash prizes.
For mor information call Vicki Seward at 259-2810 or Glen Woods at 259-2719.
K of C Bingo Night Fundraiser
The Knights of Columbus, Council 7324 are having a Bingo Night on Friday, Jan. 22 at 7 p.m. at the Church of the Annunciation on Depot Street in Ludlow. Cost is $20 for 20 games. Doors open at 6 p.m. Proceeds benefit the parish fuel fund and local charities.
Republican Committee Meeting
The Mount Holly Republican Committee is sponsoring a Community Forum with Representative Dennis Devereux on Saturday, Jan. 23 from 1-3 p.m. at the Mount Holly School Gymnasium. Items to be discussed include Vermont Yankee, taxes, school funding, state budget and small businesses.
Community Luncheon in Proctorsville
The Community Luncheon in Proctorsville will have two choices of soup - corn chowder or beef stew; two choices of sandwiches - spiced ham salad or tuna salad; and two choices of desserts - carrot cake or a black-and-white layer cake.
The luncheon is held the third Thurs. of each month - Jan. 21 at 11:30 a.m., at St. James United Methodist Church on Main Street in Proctorsville. We appreciate a donation to help defray the cost of lunch - $3 for seniors, or $4.50 for those under 60.
Rotary Seeks Scholarship Applicants
District 7870 is looking for candidates to apply for the 2011 - 2012 Rotary Foundation Ambassadorial Scholarship. Now is the time to begin the process of having candidates consider and apply for this outstanding opportunity to become ambassadors of goodwill.
Ambassadorial Scholarships, The Rotary Foundation's oldest and best known program was founded in 1947. Since then nearly 37,000 men and women from 100 nations have studied abroad under its auspices. Today it is the world's largest privately funded international scholarships program.
The purpose of the Ambassadorial Scholarships program is to further international understanding and friendly relations among people of different countries and geographical areas.
Additional information and applications may be found at the Rotary International web site at www.rotary.org or by contacting the Ludlow Rotary Club, P.O. Box 616 Ludlow, VT 05149. The Ludlow Club would love to have someone from our area be selected for this great opportunity!
Winter Classic Film Series Continues
The popular winter classic film series returns to Cavendish on Friday, Jan. 29 at 7 p.m. at Cavendish Elementary School on Route 131 in Proctorsville with the courtroom drama "Inherit the Wind."
Nominated for four Academy Awards, the film stars two Hollywood greats, Spencer Tracy and Fredric March, who play opposing lawyers from the famous real life "Scopes Monkey Trial" of 1925. Two sides boldly take a stand in this taut legal battle over the case of Tennessee teacher John Scopes, put on trial for teaching Darwin's theory of evolution.
For further information call 226-7187.
Christopher's Hosts Sarah Wright Tribute
On Sunday, Feb. 14 from 7-12 p.m. Christopher's will host a Breast Cancer Fund Raiser with Wayne Canney's Trio and a tribute to Sandra Wright, who would never miss a benefit or fundraiser and donated her time and talent for the cause. A door fee of $5 will be donated.
More information and details to follow as soon as they develop.