Dinner to benefit 2013 trip

12 years ago

Dinner to benefit 2013 trip


by Tomi Henderson

    The Washburn Educational Tour Group will be going to Italy in April 2013 and are having a fundraiser. It will be an authentic Italian dinner, “A Taste of Italy,” on Saturday, June 2, from 5-6:30 p.m. at the Washburn Elementary School.

    The menu includes: fettuccini alfredo, ziti with marinara sauce, foccaccia bread, bruschetta, salad, drinks, and Italian desserts.

    Cost is $6 for adults, $5 for senior citizens, $3 for children under 12 and $15 for families. Tickets can be purchased from tour members or at the door. There will also be a silent auction during the evening. If you have any questions, contact Tracy Reed.


Photo courtesy of Tomi Henderson

    NEW MEMBER — Andy White, left, interim president of the Rotary Club of Washburn, welcomes Nathan Brown as a new member. Also shown is Keith Brown, Nathan’s sponsor and father. Nathan and his family have recently moved back to his hometown of Washburn, and the club is pleased to have him as their newest member.


Trails in great shape

    The next meeting of the Washburn Beavers ATV Club will be held at the Washburn Trail Runners’ clubhouse on Wednesday, June 6. A potluck dinner will start at 6 p.m., with the meeting to follow at 6:30. Meetings will continue to be held at the snowmobile Clubhouse for the rest of the season. Members would like to thank the Washburn Trail Runners for the use of the building.

    For more information, visit www.washburnatvclub.com, on Facebook or call Club President Roger Hewitt at 455-8315. Get out and enjoy some great trails and have a safe and enjoyable season.



    Those celebrating birthdays from May 30 through June 5 include: Angela Casavant, Beth Maynard, Dion Creasey, Kayla Creasey, Brennan Blackstone, Monika Doughman, Mark Skidgel, Vicki Conley, Britteny Clark, Josh Wain, Tricia Silver, Wendell Carman, Amy Good, Cody Martin, Rick Bragg, Gwen Bragg, Marilyn Van Scooter, Scott Dow, Brenda Searles, Tammy Akerson, Brennan Viola, Alana Brooks, Kathy Walton, Adam Wilcox, Karen Hatt, Emma Johnston, Wesley Nelson, Matthew Morris, Scott Turner, Mike Farley, Abbie Easler and Bruce Drost.

    Celebrating their anniversaries are: Terry and Suzanne Berube, Shawn and Cichele Scott, Chuck and Kitty Cunningham, Marvin and Sue Tarbox, Stuart and Barbara Turner and Myron and Tina Whipkey.


Athletic grant

    April Flagg submitted a grant to California Casualty trying to win athletic funding for the high school. Recently, the students and staff celebrated her successful application as she was presented with a $2,500 grant. This money will be used to purchase an ice machine for the athletes.

    Tomi Henderson is the correspondent for Perham, Wade and Washburn. She can be reached at 429-9126 or e-mail tomihen@yahoo.com.