Two Basket Parties Coming Up

The Whitehall Elks Lodge No. 1491 will hold a benefit dinner and basket party from 4 to 7 p.m. to benefit the family of a local sixth-grader who has chronic Lyme Disease.

Cullen Flynn, who is 12, has been unable to attend Whitehall Elementary School because of his illness. His parents are Heather & Mike Plude and Dana Grant.

Tammy Stevens of the Elks, who has a sixth-grade son, is working with Martin Rocque to organize the event to help defray medical bills.

The fund-raiser will run from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday. Dinner is Spaghetti ($7 each and takeouts are available).  All donations are greatly appreciated.  Baskets for this fundraiser are needed.

In addition to the basket party, there will be a raffle for a full set of new irons that have been donated to the event.

Please contact Stevens at 857-7235 or at

In addition, a basket party will be held beginning at 11 a.m., Saturday April 16 at Whitehall Elks Lodge No. 1491 to benefit Gidget Machiski-Connors.

Admission is $5, and extra cards are $3.

For further information, please contact Pam Hobus at 499-0951 or Bernadette Perrone at 499-2826.



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