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Page 6 Vol JR MI. JNIITV - J une 27, 2012 TOWN Museum sale donations sought Contributions for the East Linn Museum's annual Yard Sale, to be held July 13-14 during Sports- man's Holiday, are being accepted and may be brought to the museum or picked up by volunteers. The museum will also host an Open House from 2 to 4 p.m. Fri- day, July 13. Visitors can enjoy refreshments, a history display of Sweet Home schools, and the op- portunity to share memories with 42250 Ames Creek Road Sweet Home, 367-5t06 Sweet Home Mennonite Church 1266 44th Ave. PO Box 515 541-367-2848 Pastor-Pete Kauffman 9:15 am Coffee Fellowship 9:45 am Sunday School 10:45 am Morning Worship Elm Street Baptist Church (Association of Reformed Baptist Churches of America) Sunday Services: 9unday School 9:45; 11:00 am Worship Prayer Meeting: Sunday 6:00 pm 1150 Elm St. Sweet Home 541-367-5883 First Baptist Church 2470 E. Main Street Pastor Danny Wyatt Open Door Church 9:30 Sunday School 10:50 Worship Sunday Eve - 6 pm 6:30 pm Wed. Bible Study ~ Sweet Home Christian Church Minister Dale Robinson 18th & Long Street, Sweet Home (541) 367-2094 shcc18th-long@centurytel.net (Nursery and Children's Church) 6 pm Eve. Worship Service[ BETHEL LUTHERAN i I church i LCMS ] All Welcome! i ,Church: 541-367-4838 Home: 541-259-2820 I 9:00 Bible Study I 10:30 Divine Worship ,7:00 Bible Study,Thursday I 2590 Long St Sweet Home Sweet Home United Methodist i Church IOpen Hearts, iOpen Minds, Open Doors 9:30 am Sunday School 11:00 am Worship Free Meal - Tue and Fri - 5:00 pm ith & Ironwood 541-367-3073 New Hope.Fellowship [ Pentecostal Church o~c God I 9i3oam s 6daysc 6o ! II am M6ining Worship ! I | I Tue~ 11:30 am: Ladies ~eeting [ ] I 6,o h A onoo [ I | I F St. Helen's Catholic Church 600 6th Avenue Sweet Home, OR 97386 541-367-2530 Reverend Fred J. Anthony Mass Schedule Tuesday - Friday 8:30 am Saturday Vigil: 5:30 pm Sunday Mass: 9:00 am Reconciliation: Saturday- 3:30-4:30 pm Attend The Church of -Your Choice! former school personnel and "old- timers" from the community. For more information or to request a pickup of donated items, call (541) 367-5888, (541) 367- 2986 or (541) 367-2953. Sunshine summer planters available Sunshine Industries is once again offering its Poor Man's Planter beautification project, plac- ing and maintaining flower baskets throughout the Sweet Home busi- ness community. For a donation of the giver's choice, Sunshine will provide pot- ted flowers in a five-gallon bucket with a cedar jacket, along with necessary watering and fertiliza- tion, through Sept. 1. Sunshine will pick up baskets after Sept. 1 and will replace damaged or stolen baskets. A variety of options are available. For more information, call (541) 367-2765 or visit www.sun- shineindustriesunlimited.com. Foster Dam Road closure this week Foster Dam Road will be closed from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, June 27 and 28 for dam maintenance. Shedd School alumni reunion Shedd School will hold a get- together at the former school (now Teen Challenge) beginning at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 30. dian strip and other Sweet Home Beautification plantings. The next work party begins at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, July 3, in front of Key Bank. Bring your tools and come prepared to plant and weed. Volunteers may enter a draw- ing held each month for a free lunch at a Sweet Home restaui'ant. Last month's winner was Phyl- lis Smith, who won a meal at Mr. Lucky's Dell. For more information, contact Arlene at (541) 367-9100. ets. RSVP is committed to making Linn and Benton Counties a better place to live through the service of dedicated volunteers. RSVP is the local sponsor of SHIBA, Senior PeerCounseling, AARP Tax-Aide, VISIT, Stop Medicare Fraud and supportive to 70 nonprofit organi- zations in the area. -Art exhibit during July at Key Bank Living history July 4 in Albany American history comes to life from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 4, at the Linn County court- house, 4th and Ellsworth, down- town Albany. Ray Brown, a former his- tory instructor who walked across America educating people about the Constitution and Bill of Rights; will recite the Declaration of Inde- pendence from memory. Re-enactors will portray he- roes from the past including Abra- ham Lincoln, Abigail Adams, Ted- dy Roosevelt, Rosie the Riveter and Walt Whitman. Hear about Albany's stolen cannon, tour the historic Monteith House and enjoy patriotic music. The Local Hero Award also will be presented to five Albany heroes during the event. Bring a blanket and your fami- lies and enjoy this free event spon- sored by the Linn-Benton Commu- nity College Democracy Club. For more information, contact Robert Harrison at (541) 917-4571. An installation by local artist Brittany Donnell will be on display at Key Bank, 1199 10th Ave dur- ing the month of July. A reception for the artist and others in the area will be held at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 11, at the bank. In addition to refresh- ments, the event will provide a chance to mingle with the commu- nity and meet the artists. For more information, contact Belinda Exner at (541) 367-5144. Vendors needed for crafts show Vendor space is available in the Arts and Crafts show, presented by Sweet Home Singing Christmas Tree, to be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, July 14 in front of Sweet Home High School. More than 25 vendors from all over the Willamette Valley will be present with their wares. All pro- ceeds go to the three Christmas- time productions, held during the first weekend of December. Contact Sherry at (541) 367- 4824 or Sue at (541) 367-4639. A potluck will begin at noon. Former students, teachers and other RSVP to hold BBQ Meals on Wheels employees,are invited to talk about fund-raiser July 8 weekly menu "old times. Those who can t make it are invited to send a note telling The Linn-Benton RSVP will Meals on Wheels, also known what they've been doing since their stage a Red, White and Blue BBQ as Your Table or Ours, offers lunch days at Shedd. at 1 p.m. Sunday, July 8, as a fund- at the Sweet Home Community For more information, contact raiser at the Albany Senior Center. Center to seniors over 60 at noon on Doreen Eagy at (541) 369-2310. Chef Matt Bennett of Syba- Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays. ris, accompanied by Chef John Suggested donation is $3.50. Free lunches for Jarschke of Linn-Benton Com-All meals are served with milk, cof- munity College, will be preparing fee or tea upon request and diabetic kids at schools the barbecue feast. The benefit desserts are available on request. will feature chicken, pork and veg- The lunch menu on Friday, Sweet Home School District gie BBQ entrees, side dishes, and June 29, is meatloaf or shaved ham offers free lunches to all chil- dessert. Entertainment will be pro- sandwich half on wheat bread, to- dren ages 18 and under, Monday vided by Wild Hog in the Woods, a mato rice soup, carrot slaw and through Friday, between July 2 and local string band. peaches. Aug. 24. The silent auction features The menu for Monday, July The only exceptions will be over 45 items, including $500 of 2, is turkey pot pie or pork sau- July 4, due to the holiday, and Aug. remodeling work, an Oregon beach sage gravy over buttermilk biscuit, 3, due to the Oregon Jamboree. house vacation and artwork. Tick- French-cut green beans and pep- Lunch will be served from ets are $25 in advance, $35 at the pers, marinated vegetable salad and 11:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. at the fol- door, and $20 for veterans. They peanut butter bar. lowing sites: Sweet Home High may be purchased from RSVP or The menu for Tuesday, July 3, School, 1641 Long St.; Hawthorne by calling (541) 812-0849. which is barbecued chicken or kielbasa Elementary, 3205 E. Long St.; Oak is also the number to call for more with sauerkraut on a bun, Lyonnaise Heights Elementary, 610 Long St.; information, potatoes, spinach Romaine salad Little Promises, 28028 Pleasant " The Albany Chamber of Corn- and fresh melon cup. Valley Road, where breakfast will merce, Sybaris Restaurant and For more information, call also be served, from 8:30 to 9:30 KGAL/KSHO are also selling tick- (541) 367-8843. a.m.; and Sankey Park, 801 14th Ave on Thursdays only, as part of the Sweet Home Summer Recre- ation Program. For more information, contact Dianna at (541) 367-7149 or Judy at (541) 367-7113. Median upkeep volunteers sought Volunteers are needed to laelp with upkeep of the Main Street me- To submit information about an upcoming event for inclusion in /~ROUND TOWN, send an e-mail or letter that includes the five W's (What's happening, when it's happening, where, why, and who's in- volved) and the H (how much). Events that are free or are non-proft will get first priority. Remember that the newspaper is delivered on Wednesdays, so time submissions accordingly. The deadline for sub- missions is noon on the Thursday prior to publicationl Send your information to news@sweethomenews.com or mail ii to Editor, The New Era, P.O. Box 39, Sweet Home, OR 97386. You are welcome to call to make sure your information has arrived, but it must be submit- ted in writing.