Of Special Note
June 21, 2011
Legion to host first Fish Friday on July 15
The American Legion Post 323 Riders will host its first Fish Fry on Friday, July 15 at 5 p.m.. Dinner will include fish filet, French fries, cole slaw and a roll for $7.
After dinner, you are invited to stay and enjoy karaoke with Ronnie D. and Tammy.
Karaoke begins at 7:30 p.m. The proceeds from the Fish Fry will go to the riders various programs. For more information, call the American Legion Post at 369-3178. The American Legion Post is located on Ashlar Ave., just behind the Burger King which is on Homestead Rd.
Plan for summer camp at the Alva Community Center
Don't be left without a spot in camp, says Sandra Bates of the Alva Community Center.
“Summer is fast approaching and camps fill early, don't delay and register today,” she said.
The Traditional Summer Camp at Alva is open to children ages 6 to 13.
Activities include indoor and outdoor games, crafts, swimming, fishing, kayaking, special speakers, nutritional, environmental and fitness, limited field trips and more. Breakfast, lunch and afternoon snack are included for $75 per week. Sign up online at: at www.leeparks.org and receive a 10 percent discount.
There will only be 45 participants a week, Bates said.
The following are camp sessions:
• Session two - 6/27 –7/01, Planet Earth Week
• Session three - 7/05 –7/08, Hearts N' Parks Week
• Session four - 7/11 –7/15, Week of Caring
• Session five - 7/18 –7/22, Silly Week
• Session six - 7/25 - 7/29, Friendship Week
For more information, call Bates at (239) 728-2882. The Alva Community Center is located at 21471 North River Road, Alva.
‘End of June” dinner, dance set at the Elks
The Lehigh Acres Elks Lodge is holding what members are calling “An End of June Dinner Dance” to be held at the Lodge at 1050 Joel Blvd on June 25.
Cocktails are at 6 p.m. with dinner at 7 p.m. The menu consists of ham and the side dishes.
Music will be by Le Deux. Cost of the dinner and dance is $16 a person in advance and $18 a person at the door. For more information and to make reservations, call Barbara Guido at 770-2497.
Fourth of July ceremony planned
An Independence Day ceremony will be held by the American Legion Post 323 on July 4 at 11 a.m. A family pot luck picnic will follow.
Members and the public are invited to attend but alcoholic beverages are served only to members and their guests. The American Legion Post is on Ashlar Ave., just behind the Burger King on Homestead Rd.