Municipal news and events
Thurman Town Board meetings are routinely held on the second Tuesday of each month beginning at 6:30 p.m. with the financial business, followed by the other topics. The next meeting is to be held at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday May 14.
Property Assessment Grievance Day is scheduled for May 28. Call a town assessor for details.
Townwide Sale next weekend
Sign-up sessions for citizens selling during this year’s Thurman Townwide Sale are to be held from 2 to 6 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday, May 2, 3 and 4, at the town hall. To have their location published on the sale map, residents provide their 911 address of the sale, days the sale is to be held, and some of the main items or types of items to be offered. Folks registering obtain the pink signs to help shoppers find you and help demonstrate how big an event this is. Townwide Sale dates are May 17, 18, 19.
Benefit set for fire victim
On Friday May 17 the Thurman Station Association will host a benefit for Claudia Jean Wheeler of Wolf Pond Stables, who suffered substantial losses due to a fire.
The blaze demolished a shed that housed her chickens, a great deal of equipment, tools, kids’ bikes, and the costly generator needed to power her home.
The benefit will be conducted at the Thurman Town Hall and will feature coffee and food-to-go for sale. Proceeds are to benefit Claudia and her family. Those who can help out in some way, large or small, are urged to contact Perky Granger at 623-9305. Donations of time or food items are now being accepted.
EMS suction set for May 12
Thurman Emergency Medical Services will be holding an auction at 1,000 Acres Ranch on Mother’s Day, and the agency’s officers are asking for donations of items in good condition to be brought to the squad headquarters beforehand.