Talent show taking applications
A talent show and spaghetti dinner will be held from 6-9 p.m. Aug. 18 at the Buckingham Presbyterian Church. There are three age categories: 8 to 10 years old; 11 to 13 years old; and 14 to 18 years old.
There will be first, second and third place awards from $100 to $200. The grand prize overall winner will get an hour of recording time at a studio session with a producer at the Vibe Recording studio.
The spaghetti dinner is $10.
The application fee for the talent show is $20. The deadline is Aug. 14. To request an application, call 368-2488.
Women's Club to meet
The Democratic Women's Club will hold its monthly meeting Aug. 11 from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Hilton Garden Inn in Fort Myers. Lunch costs $18 for those who want to eat. To make reservations and for the menu selection, call 466-8381.
Register to vote at chamber
"FEVRR" will conduct voter registration from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturdays, now through September, in front of the Greater Lehigh Acres Chamber of Commerce building, located in the Lehigh Town Center on Alabama and Homestead roads. Eligible voters must be U.S. citizens and 17 years or older.
Community Yard Sale set
A Community Yard Sale will be held Aug. 11 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the gymnasium at the Veterans Park Recreation Center, at 55 Homestead Road S. Cost is $5 per 6-foot table and space, or bring your own 6-foot table for $3 a space. Maximum of three tables/spaces per person. Adults must work the tables and children should be supervised at all times. Setup starts at 7 a.m. For information or to register, call 369-1521
ABWA seeking members, plans fund-raisers
The Lehigh Acres chapter of ABWA is seeking new members. The group meets on the second Thursday of each month at 6 p.m. at Bistro Rudy's on Taylor Lane. Networking and dinner are followed by the meeting. The cost of the dinner is $15; RSVP to Marilyn Waline at 368-4222.
The following are upcoming events:
- Oct. 27: Lights, Camera, Fashion will be held at the Colonial Country Club, at 9175 Independence Way, Fort Myers. An annual fashion show that supports the education fund for scholarships for Lehigh Acres residents. Luncheon starts at 11:30 a.m. and will include a fashion show, silent auction and Chinese auction. Fashions provided by Denimianco Boutique and Pinkies Boutique, with jewelry by Parklane. There will be celebrity look-a-likes. Cost is $25. For tickets, call Joan Adler-Gordon at 789-9100.
- Flocking with Pink Flamingos: For $15, we will "flock" your front yard with 10 pink flamingos. We also have the option of doing 20 flamingos at $30. You can also add balloons if you wish for a small additional fee. The fund-raiser helps the scholarship fund. To flock someone, contact Vicki Culver at 369-1168.
The chapter also is collecting donations of notebooks and journals for the PACE Center for Girls in Fort Myers.