Preparing for Republican picnicby jmaloni
The Town of Wheatfield Republican Club will hold its 42nd annual family picnic from 1:30 to 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 12, at the Wheatfield Lions Club picnic pavilion on Ward Road next to the Wheatfield American Legion.
Hot dogs, hamburgers, and steamed corn on the cob will be served during the afternoon. Roast beef, salads and desserts will be served at 5 p.m.
Euchre and ladder golf tournaments along with other adult and children's games will be conducted during the afternoon.
The picnic is open to the public. Tickets are $15 for adults. Children under age 16 accompanied by parents are free. Tickets may be purchased from committee members or at the admissions table at the picnic.
Candidates for office in the upcoming election have been invited.
The picnic committee includes Bill Ross, chairman; Larry Helwig, beverage chairman; Gil Doucet, corn chairman; Bob Cliffe, hot dog and hamburger chairman; Jim Heuer, roast beef chairman; Art Kroening, euchre chairman; Kathryn Lance, games chairman; Art Gerbec, picnic and club treasurer; Bill Besecker, ticket chairman; Winston Moeller, ladder golf chairman; Kathy Harrington, salads chairman; Dianne Retzlaff, door prize chairman.