Lockport Union-Sun & Journal — • Boy Scout Troop 18 is having a chowder sale at Covenant United Church of Christ on Saturday. They will serve from 9:30 a.m. to sellout. Cost is $7 a quart and $16 a gallon if you bring your own container ($17. with their container). There will also be home-baked goods available and the church is located at 4449 Main Street in Gasport.
• It’s turkey dinner time in Barker! Sunday is the annual turkey with all the trimmings dinner at St. Patrick’s, Barker site of Our Lady of the Lake Parish. The everything-homemade dinner buffet with scrumptious pies for dessert starts at 12:30 p.m. and runs until 4 p.m. or sell-out on October 28. Pre-sale tickets are available at a savings for $8.50. The day of the dinner prices are $9 for adults, and $4 for children 5 to 10. Takeouts will be available. For pre-sale tickets go to Thee Barker Store or call Kathy Curry at 795-3822, Peggy Lozaw at 778-0421, Bertha Wronski at 795-3564 or at the Church Rectory, 795-3331. The church is located at 1726 Quaker Road and the church and hall are handicapped accessible.
• Try your luck and help two great local organizations that help the handicapped. Challenger Sports and Equistar Therapeutic Riding Center will be having a Pasta Dinner Fundraiser from 2 to 6 p.m. on Sunday at the Wrights Corners Fire Hall. There will be great food, live entertainment, a huge basket raffle, 50/50 drawings and various other door prizes and raffles. Dinner price is $7 for pasta and meatballs, salad, beverage and dessert. Auction players need not buy a dinner or be present to win. I’ll be selling tickets so I hope to see you there!
• Barker Junior Fireman are having a car wash from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sunday at the Barker Fire Hall, to benefit the Tyler Miller family. They will be accepting donations of any amounts to go to the Miller family. You can drive right into the truck bay and they have portable steps to get to the tops of those SUVs and pickups, so stop by and help the junior firefighters help a friend’s family.