Baldwin in brief
to host carnival
Vinland Elementary School will host its Halloween Carnival, sponsored by the Vinland PTO, from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27. Featured at the carnival will be the fun house, haunted maze, food, games, bingo, prizes, body stenciling, cake walk, bowling, basketball, golf, fishing and the costume dress-up contest.
Sorority to sponsor
barbecue for charity
The Delta Delta Delta Sorority at Baker University is sponsoring a barbecue at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27 in Harter Union. The proceeds will go to the Children's Cancer Charities.
Tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for kids under 12 years and may be purchased in advance or at the door. Several businesses have donated prizes that will be given away during the evening. Members will also be selling note cards that benefit the charity. Money raised from this event will help support a Baker student whose daughter has cancer.
Citizen of the Week
Keeton Gorton was named Citizen of the Week at Baldwin Elementary School. Gorton, 8, is in Hilary Harms third grade class. His parents are Vic and Kari and his brother is Reece. His friends are Jove, Garrett, Wesley and Trey. His hobbies are riding dirt bikes, playing soccer and playing on the trampoline.
Library to offer
amnesty for books
Overdue books can be returned at no charge the week of November 4-10 during Amnesty Week. Win a sweet treat for the following: an adult/young adult book and a junior/easy book that has been overdue the longest; the largest number of adult/young adult books and the junior/easy books; or the most adult/young adult books and the junior/easy books without bar codes.
The American Legion Auxiliary will meet today at 1:30 p.m. in the Legion Hall. All members are asked to donate pies for the Maple Leaf pie sale. Pies may be delivered to the Legion Hall from 4 to 5 p.m. Friday or Saturday.