Book sale set in Avondale
Avon Grove Lions Club is set to host their charity book sale Friday, July 28 from 5 to 9 p.m. and Saturday, July 29 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The sale will take place at the large barn along Route 41, just north of Avondale. Signs will be posted. For more information go to www.aglions.com or call 610-345-1670.
"Anything Goes" performance set
Avon Grove Recreation Association Community Theater is set to present four performances of "Anything Goes" at the Avon Grove High School in West Grove. Several Oxford residents are cast members in the performances, which are scheduled for July 28 at 8 p.m., July 29 at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m., and July 30 at 2 p.m. Tickets are $10/adults, $8/students, $8/seniors and free/under 3. For tickets call 610-255-1634.
Elkton Alliance set to host new Arts and Music Series this summer
A new series of artwork, poetry, and music is coming to Elkton, Md., throughout this summer. Hosted by the Elkton Chamber and Alliance, Inc., a designated Maryland Arts & Entertainment District, this free series of events will feature the talents of local artists and musicians from the surrounding communities.
Production services for this series are being furnished through the generosity of two Elkton business owners, Kathy Bender-Jones of Bender Music, and Rob Massimiano of Tidewater Tattoo, as well as the members of the local band Borderline Conspiracy, some of whom hail from the Oxford community.
The events, which begin in July and are scheduled through mid-September, will be held Friday evenings and Saturday afternoons, weather permitting, on the "Public Square" courtyard located in front of the Alliance offices, directly across from the Howard House Restaurant, and will include several "open mic" venues.
For further information, contact the Elkton Alliance at 410-398-5076, or feel free to stop in and speak to Kathy at Bender Music or Rob at Tidewater Tattoo.
Chicken barbeque scheduled in Wakefield
Robert Fulton Fire Company Auxiliary is set to host a chicken barbeque from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, July 29 (rain or shine) at the Wakefield Fire House. Chicken is guaranteed until 2 p.m. to ticket holders. Prices will be $3.50/half chicken and $6.00/dinner (includes half of a chicken, applesauce, baked beans, roll, dessert and beverage). Pick up will also be available at the rear of the building, which is located at the intersection of routes 272 and 222 in Wakefield. For tickets or more information call 717-529-2816.