Elyria Rotary Club steak fry, 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at The Hickories, 509 Washington Ave., Elyria. Tickets are available for a $35 donation, which includes a steak dinner or chicken, salad, potato, roll and dessert. There also will be raffles and a silent auction. Proceeds benefit local organizations and activities. Tickets can be purchased from any Rotary member or at the door.
BBQ chicken or rib dinner, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 29 at Greater St. Matthew AMEC, 1909 W. 24th St., Lorain. Dinner includes a meat, two sides, roll and dessert. To order ahead, call (440) 282-9415. Leave your name and number. Phone pre-orders will be taken until Friday.
LCHS Youth History Camp, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. today through Friday for campers ages 6 to 11. Today: Civil War Camp Life. Tuesday: Communication Codes of the Civil War. Wednesday: Ready for Battle. Thursday: Remembering the Lost. Friday: Folks at Home. All events begin and end at The Hickories, 509 Washington Ave., Elyria. Fee is $7 per day or $30 for all five camps. Preregistration required. To register, fill out the flier at www.lchs.org.
The Elyria Friendship APL is in need of the following: cat food (dry and canned pate style), cat litter (non-scoopable), laundry soap, bleach, blue Dawn dish soap, distilled water, syringes, rubbing alcohol, baby wipes, large and extra-large non-powdered surgical-type gloves, shelter cleaning supplies, copy paper, printer paper, Staples or Office Max gift cards, Target, Walmart, Tractor Supply or Rural King gift cards, ear mite treatment, flea treatment (cats and dogs), a heavy-duty washer and electric dryer. Drop off at 8303 Murray Ridge Road, Elyria. (440) 322-4321.
Eaton Grange has the latest “State Grange Cookbook” available for $20 by calling Eddie at (440) 327-9759 or John at (440) 327-1804 or JBiss@oh.rr.com. The Eaton Grange meets the second Wednesday of each month at 7:30 p.m. at the Eaton Grange Hall, corner of routes 82 and 83 in Eaton.
North Eaton Christian Church anniversary cookbook, more than 350 recipes are available for $10 or the cookbook on CD for $5. For more information, call (440) 748-2230.
St. Teresa Church cookbook, one cookbook for $8 or two for $14 (includes shipping), with a maximum of two per package. Mail check or money order to: St. Teresa Altar & Rosary Society, 2940 Mapleview Lane, Avon, OH 44011.
Pierogi sale, 4 to 8 p.m. Mondays at Ss. Cyril & Methodius Orthodox Church, 3056 Reeves Ave., Lorain. Pierogis are $7 per dozen.
“Stein Hospice Family Recipes” cookbook, contains 300 recipes from staff, volunteers and friends. Cookbook is $10, available from Stein Hospice, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sanduskyor at www.steinhospice.org (add $4 shipping).
Oberlin Senior Center cookbook, “Sharing Our Friendships & Recipes,” a collection of more than 150 family, potluck and treasured favorites. Cookbooks are $10 and available 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday to Friday at 90 E. College St., Oberlin. For more information, call (440) 775-1504.
Avon Garden Club fundraiser for new garden at Miller Nature Preserve, 4”-by-4” brick paver with three lines of text is $50; 8”-by-8” paver is $100. Purchase is tax deductible. Make checks payable to Avon Garden Club, P.O. Box 111, Avon, OH 44011.
Bingo, 6:30 p.m. Fridays at Knights of Columbus Hall, 1783 Moore Road, Avon. Doors open 5 p.m. Door prizes, hot food, $1,000 jackpot. Sponsored by Knights of Columbus Council 3269.
Elyria veterans brick paver program, the final phase of the brick paver program is under way at the Elyria Veterans Memorial in Ely Square. All veterans welcome. Bricks are $45. For an application, call Bob at (440) 322-0624.
“Tried and True” cookbook, sponsored by American Legion Auxiliary Unit 12. Cookbooks are $5 each. For more information, call Shirley at (440) 458-6335.
Cookbook and cabbage roll sale, St. Jude Church A&R Society. Cabbage rolls are $11 per dozen uncooked or $12 per dozen cooked. Cookbook has 350 recipes and is $10. For more information or to order, call Carole at (440) 320-4441 or Jean at (440) 365-7971.
Flag poles, Elyria Evening Lions Club offers flag poles installed with a flag. 20-foot adjustable for $245. Price includes installation and flag. Proceeds go toward scholarships. For more information, call (440) 667-9772.
Eyeglass recycling, Elyria Evening Lions Club offers several locations for eyeglass recycling. Elyria drop-off locations are: Coffman Optical, 1027 E. Broad St.; Cleveland Clinic, 833 E. Broad St.; Dr. Dostal, East Avenue; First Place Bank, 200 Middle Ave.; Lorain National Bank, Cleveland Street; Moose Lodge, Ternes Avenue; and Lang Optical, 280 S. Logan St.
Shirts and caps, the Elyria Schools Friends & Alumni Association is selling stitched T-shirts, golf shirts, sweatshirts and baseball caps in the school colors with Elyria High Pioneers and “Petey Pioneer” or Elyria West Wolverines with “Wolverine Paw.” Also available are EHS Washington Building keepsake ornaments. To purchase, call Ed or Carol Haywood at (440) 322-3256. All profits go toward scholarships for graduating high school seniors.
Cookbook sale, First Baptist Christian School of Elyria. Book is $10 and includes 300 recipes. For more information, call Kirsten at (440) 458-5185. Proceeds benefit student athletes and scholarship fund.
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