The Russellville Lions Club will be hosting its “Variety Musical Concert & Bake Sale” on Saturday, Aug. 23 at the old Logan County Courthouse. The doors will open at 2 p.m. with the concert being from 3-9 p.m. The show will be in the courtroom upstairs.
There will be a fast moving concert with over 30 local singers and musicians in the program line up. Music styles will include, barbershop quartets, country, bluegrass, rock and pop and gospel.
Tickets are now on sale for $10 by Lions Club members. Tickets are also available at Freeland Chrysler & Dodge, First Southern Bank, the Pennyrile Electic Office in Russellville and the Logan County Tourism Office. Tickets will be available at the door as well.
The Lion’s Club will be grilling pork chop sandwiches, dessert cake, chips and drinks on the courthouse lawn. Tents, tables and chairs will be set up for the public to sit, eat and visit with family and friends.
The Friends of the Logan County Public Library will be having a bake sale that afternoon in the courthouse lobby. There will be cakes, pies, brownies, etc.
This concert is an annual fundraiser for the Russellville Lion’s Club. Funds raised will be used for other club projects such as helping the needy obtain eye glasses and checking the eye sight of pre-school children going into Russellville and the Logan County School Systems.
The Lion’s Club appreciates the public support and donations by sponsors and contributors that assist with program expenses. The club’s motto is, “Help Lions Help Others.”
For more information, please contact event chairman Pete Lehman at 270-726-1004 or Carl Foster at 270-836-6490.