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New exhibit on local churches planned

The Warrensburgh Museum of Local History is planning an exhibit commemorating the history of all the local churches, and all of them are invited to participate in preparing materials for the displays. Plans call for the exhibit is to open March 2 just prior to the start of Lent and for the historical displays to remain open to the public until Sunday May 11, Mothers’ Day.

The museum is seeking photographs, documents and artifacts that help tell the history of each church, including founders and notable people over the years.

A committee from the Warrensburgh Museum will meet with church representatives to discuss whatever information might be available. Interested parties are urged to contact Rosemary Maher at 623-4380 or museum director Steve Parisi 623-2207 as soon as possible.

Lake Geo. church plans pork dinner

Saint James Church of Lake George has scheduled their annual Roast Pork Dinner for Feb. 8 at the church at 172 Ottawa St.

To be held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., the event features roast pork loin, mashed potatoes, vegetable, applesauce, beverage and homemade desserts. The charge is $12 for adults and $5 for younger children, with a portion of the proceeds going to outreach efforts in Lake George. Take-outs are available.

Chamber seeks award nominations

The Warrensburg Chamber of Commerce is now seeking nominations for Citizen of the Year and Business of the Year for 2014.

Nominations in both categories should include full information including name, address and phone number of nominees, and the reasons why they should receive the award.

Send the information to: Warrensburg Chamber of Commerce, 3728 Main St., Warrensburg, NY 12885 or call 623-2161. Submissions should include the name and phone number of the person making the nomination.

Awards in past years have focused on people and businesses that have been extensively involved in volunteer service, or in work for the betterment of Warrensburg, or assisting its citizens in a significant way.

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