It’s that time of the year! The Wallingford Rotary’s Annual Lobster Fest is upon us. This year we will also have a silent auction and live music! Tickets are now available from any Wallingford Rotarian or you can call Tammy at 802-259-3711. The price of $30 includes your choice of lobster or steak, all the trimmings, non-alcoholic beverages and dessert. Our community’s consistent support of this, our largest fundraiser of the year is wonderful and very much appreciated by our club and the children that we support! In addition to our support of our MRUHS scholarships, Bike Safety Day, Fishing Clinic and Derby, Project Dictionary and Youth Exchange, this year we are also supporting our new global work with Haddassah Girl Empowerment Project in Uganda, a wonderful organization that is working to help girls and women become self-supporting, learn a skill and be free from abusive relationships. Our new Rotary member Kevin Mullin is a key participant in the project and would be happy to fill you in on the wonderful work they are doing.
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Join the Wallingford Rotary for its BBQ Pork dinner!
The Wallingford Rotary Club will be holding its annual Spring fundraising dinner.
When? Sat. April 9th from 5 – 7 pm.
Where? The Rotary Building, Main Street, Wallingford
Cost? $12 for adults – $6 for children under 12
The picnic menu will feature our pulled pork sandwiches, coleslaw, baked beans, chips, pickles, with assorted beverages and a choice of homemade pies and desserts.
Want to enjoy your BBQ elsewhere? Takeouts are available!
We thank all of you in the community for joining us by supporting this benefit dinner which helps fund our local projects and the scholarships offered to Mill River Union High School students.
Thanks to all those who came and participated in the Wallingford Rotary’s Lobster Fest 2015. The club was able to meet its budget with regard to this fundraising event which helps support its scholarship program.
Special thanks to the Mill River Union High School Key Club members who gave up their Sunday to come and help us set up and serve! We could not have done it without your help!
Here are some pictures of the event. If you missed this year’s event, our next Lobster Fest will be held on Sunday August 21, 2016!
Our raffle table with lots of generous donations from area merchants and businesses
Our new sign, thanks to President Glendenning greeted diners at the door to the Lodge.
Lots of smiling faces to greet our guests!
The Wallingford Boys’ Lodge provides a wonderful mix of outdoor dining by Elfin Lake and indoor dining to suit everyone’s wishes!
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