Arlington Ham & Bean Supper
On Saturday, September 17, at 6 p.m., there will be a Ham and Bean Supper at the Federated Church of East Arlington on Ice Pond Road in East Arlington. The cost of the dinner is a free will offering. All proceeds will go to the Martha Canfield Memorial Free Library. The menu will include ham, baked beans, side salads, rolls and pie for dessert. Dinner will be served until they run out of food. For more information, call 802-375-2548.
E. Dorset Ham and Bean Dinner
The East Dorset Congregational Church will be serving a Ham and Bean Dinner on Saturday, September 17, featuring ham from the Wallingford Meat Locker along with homemade baked beans, coleslaw, broccoli salad and rolls. Dessert will be a choice of pumpkin or apple dump cake with whipped cream. Serving will begin at 5 p.m. until all are served. The cost is $10 for adults and $5 for young people ages five to 12; under age five are free.The dinner will be served in the chapel next to the church on Mad Tom Road in East Dorset.
The Peniel Presbyterian Church on Quaker Street in Granville, N.Y., will be holding a Pancake Breakfast on Saturday, September 17, from 7 to 10 a.m. The menu includes pancakes, real maple syrup, scrambled eggs, sausage, orange juice and coffee or tea. The cost is $6 for adults, $3 for ages five to 12, and free for ages 4 and under.
Battenkill Grange 487 will hold a Pancake Breakfast from 7:30 to 9:30 on Sunday, September 18, at Bailey Hall on Ice Pond Road in East Arlington. The menu includes pancakes with real Vermont maple syrup, scrambled eggs, sausage, homefries, and biscuits with sausage gravy, with coffee, juice and milk. The cost is $7 for adults and $4 for children under 12.For more information, call Lillian Wood at 802-375-2518. To find out about pavilion rentals, call Nathalie at 802-375-6135.
N. Bennington Ice Cream Social
As a thank you to the community for all of its support, Gallop To Success, a nonprofit organization that raises funds for at-risk youth, is holding a free ice cream social event on Saturday, September 17, from 1 to 3 p.m. (or until supplies last). Come out and enjoy free gourmet, Vermont-made ice cream – our treat! The event will be held at Kimberly Farms, located at 1214 Cross Hill Road in North Bennington. Feel free to call 802-442-5454 or email [email protected] if you have questions, or just show up and have fun! You can learn more about Gallop To Success at galloptosuccess.org.
Wells Teacup Auction
The Wells United Methodist Church will host a giant Teacup Auction on Friday evening, September 16, at the Modern Woodmen Annex on West Main Street/Route 30 in Wells. Viewing and bidding start at 5 and the bid drawing starts at 6:30 p.m. You buy envelopes of ten tickets for $1 and place your tickets in cups next to your choices.
There will be hundreds of items – collectibles, jewelry, dishes, knickknacks, household, personal care, cereals, books, videos, house plants, and even a few fall veggies such as potatoes, cabbage, onions, beans and other items. There are usually at least two tables of home baked items for sale. There will also be door prizes, and you can skip supper because they’re serving hot dogs, chili dogs, maple baked beans, beverages and vanilla, chocolate marshmallow or butter pecan ice cream for dessert, compliments of Stewarts Shops.
For further information, call 802-325-3203. Proceeds from the event are used for Our Neighbor’s Table Food Bank in Wells, RAFFL/the Vermont Food Bank, Red Bird Mission, the Grow Appalachian Food Program in Kentucky, and natural disasters worldwide, such the earthquakes in Ecuador and Nepal and the floods in West Virginia.