Elks to host celebration
The Fort Myers Lodge, including members from the former Lehigh Lodge, will have a "Salute to Patriots Christmas Celebration" on Aug. 18.
Bar opens at 4 p.m., with a traditional turkey dinner served at 5:30 p.m. Cost is $15 per person, plus a donation of items for the troops like: dry skin creams, blister pads, anti fungal creams, foot and heel balms, ointments, and pedicure supplies.
Entertainment will be by The Calendar Girls plus music and dancing.
The event is open to the public. For advance tickets and information, call 278-1355.
Show, dinner scheduled
A talent show and spaghetti dinner will be held from 6-9 p.m. Aug. 18 at the Buckingham Presbyterian Church. The dinner costs $10 per person.
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.
Register to vote at Lehigh 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.
ABWA plans fund-raisers
The Lehigh Acres chapter of ABWA is planning the following upcoming events:
- 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.
- 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.