(tentative)

January 30
:
Annual Meeting” / election of 2019 officers/trustees;
(was moved February 27, 2019 meeting due to bitter cold)

June 9:
Lancaster-Fairfield County Charity Newsies
Lady’s Invitational Golf Tournament
Pleasant Valley Golf, Coonpath Rd., Lancaster (Carroll),
John Sulzmann, chair;

August 3:
Lancaster-Fairfield County Charity Newsies
“Back-to-School” clothing project
Jim Bowes, chair; (serving upwards of 1,000 area school children);
men posing wiith golf awards

September 8:
Lancaster-Fairfield County Charity Newsies
Vic Sabo Memorial Men’s Invitational Golf Tournament
John Sulzmann, chair;
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December 5
Sports (other neat things, too!) Auction & Banquet: 6:00 p.m. Moose Lodge, 1201 Sugar Grove Rd. Lancaster. Event is by invitation, $50 per attendee);
John Little, 1st vice president, chair. (Event is always 1st Thursday in December).

December 14
Annual ‘Paper Drive’
Newsies ‘SIGNATURE’ event since 1936.
Colt Huffer, 2nd vice president, event chair.

Thanks to the Lancaster-Eagle Gazette/Gannett for publishing and donating our ‘Special Edition
Lancaster-Fairfield County Charity Newsies newspaper since 1936. (Paper Drive is always the 2nd Saturday in December; LEG donates some 13,000 newspapers);

December 20:
Pack >475 Christmas Food Baskets
(6:00 p.m. warehouses of
Ken Sprague and the late Jerry Sprague Hamburg Fireworks, 2240 Hornsmill Rd., Sugar Grove).

December 21: 9:00 a.m.
deliver >475 Christmas Food Baskets
(meet/depart warehouses Hamburg Fireworks). Each basket generally contains enough food for a typical family of four for about two weeks plus sundry items; retail value of basket contents exceeds $135.
Ken Sprague and the late Jerry Sprague, co-chair our food baskets project. Newsies thank WESTROCK (Lancaster) for manufacturing Newsies boxes to Newsies specs and donating same. Newsies thank Save-A-Lot and Bay Meats, Lancaster and United Dairy;

THE 2019
NEWSIES CHRISTMAS FOOD BASKETS PROJECT IS DEDICATED IN THE FOND MEMORY OF JERRY SPRAGUE.

Watch for our annual ‘
NEWSIES HEARTS’ program co-chaired by Bill Clemens, Greg Russell and Bob Williams.