Laurel News Briefs
Thursday, February 12, 2004
Friends of Laurel Library
The Friends of the Laurel Library will raffle a sweater at the Annual Mid-Winter Blue-Chaser Beef & Dumplings Dinner, Delmar V.F.W., 200 State St.Delmar, Feb. 29, 3-6 p.m. Tickets for the dinner are $7.75. Tickets for the sweater raffle are $1 for one chance, $5 for six chances. Tickets for the dinner may be purchased at the Laurel Library or call 875-3184.

Mardi Gras for Hope House
The theme is “Mardi Gras” at the Laurel Fire Hall, 8 p.m.-midnight, on Saturday, March 6. Price is $30 per person. Music by “The Honeycombs,” with all types of dancing. Finger food buffet, complimentary sodas, entertainment, silent auction, and much more. A cash bar. Singles are welcome; costumes are optional. Tickets will be available locally at Bev’s Spec’s, County Bank or Ambassador Travel. All proceeds will be used to support Hope House in Laurel.
Laurel Alumni Association
The Laurel Alumni Association will hold its annual business meeting at the Laurel High School, Laurel, March 9, at 7 p.m. The major item on the agenda will be the election of new officers and the approval of by-law changes if any.

Laurel Lioness Basket Bingo
Laurel Lioness Club will hold a Longaberger Basket Bingo, Tuesday, March 23, at the Laurel Fire Hall, 7 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m. Tickets are available from any Lioness member, at His & Hers Hair Stylists located in Calio Plaza, or by calling 875-2569. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door. Grand prize feature with ticket purchase is the “corner hamper.” Refreshments will be provided. Door prizes, raffles.