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+ Plant City Daybreak Rotary
In a partnership with the Noon Rotary Club and the City of Plant City, members from the Daybreak Rotary Club delivered hundreds of dictionaries to students at three elementary schools this week. In total, 1,110 dictionaries were donated to area schools.
Limited seating will be available for a fundraising concert. Pianist Francesco Attesti will perform Jan. 14, 2014, at the Plant City Photo Archives and History Center, 106 S. Evers St.
Tickets are $75. For more, call George Banning, (863) 660-8979, or Jim Chancey, (813) 763-8098.
+ Relay for Life Plant City
The annual yard sale will take place from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, at the Southern Hospitality parking lot, 1709 James L. Redman Parkway.
The next committee meeting will be at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 16, at Plant City’s First Baptist Church, 503 N. Palmer St.
+ Greater Plant City Chamber of Commerce
The Christmas Tree Contest has begun. Visit participating businesses and vote on your favorite tree before Dec. 19.
Voter cards are available at the Plant City Times & Observer office, 110 E. Reynolds St. Suite 100-A.
+ National Guard Battalion
The Daybreak Rotary Club voted to donate $500 to help bring the Plant City National Guard home for the holidays.
The 3-116th Field Artillery Battalion will return from Qatar just days before Christmas. However, they will be stuck at Camp Shelby, in Mississippi, where they will process out. The 300 service members from Central Florida need to charter five buses to make it home on their three-day pass.
Send donations to: Military Fund, American Legion Post 71, 43 W. Park Ave., Lake Wales, FL. 33853.
Specify “Military Fund” in the check memo.
For more information, call (863) 589-5689.