The Sailor Springs American Legion has a “fish fry” and raffle drawing this Saturday (8/18/18) evening from 4:00 until sold out. It’s Flat Head or Channel Cat fish with all the fixins’ for a donation at the door. $10 raffle tickets on sale with the top prize a freezer and a $250 gift certificate from Blair’s Meat Processing west of Louisville, plus other cash prizes. Only 100 raffle tickets. For more, call Larry at 618-508-3962.
The 31st Annual White Squirrel Cruisers Car Show is this Saturday (8/18/18) in the Olney City Park. Registration from 9:00 to 12 noon for the special Reunion Car Show with all vehicles welcome. No classes, 5 spotlight drawings, 18 special trophies, & plenty of food vendors. For more, go to www.whitesquirrelcruisers.com.
It’s Ralph Carter’s 25th Poker Run Benefit / Memorial Ride this Saturday (8/18/18) with all proceeds to Shriners Children’s Hospital and the Richland County Shop With A Cop program. Sign up at the Olney VFW from 10:30 to 12 noon with the route TBA. All vehicles are welcome to take part. A bike show, auction, food, and live entertainment will follow at the Olney VFW. For more info, call Chelsie at 618-320-9198.
The Newton Boy Scout Troop 156 will have a fundraising “pork burger sale” this Saturday (8/18/18) from 10:00 to 1:30 at the Newton Eagles Club, on the Square in Newton. All are invited. Proceeds to help with activities.
The First Baptist Church of Newton will host a Summer Fiesta & Rummage Give Away this Friday (8/17/18) from 8:00 to 5:00 and Saturday from 8:00 to 2:00. From 11:00 to 2:00 there’s free inflatable games, carnival games, hot dogs, popcorn, snow cones, sodas, and more. Everything is free and all are welcome to attend.