03-22-2018 Spaghetti Dinner Benefit for Josh Selby this Friday; Easter Events

TRANSFERS ROTARY MEMBERSHIP… Brian Smith, Financial Advisor from Edward Jones in Coloma was inducted into the Paw Paw Lake Rotary Club. He originally was a member of the Berrien Springs Rotary and transferred to Paw Paw Lake. He and his wife, Sarah, make their home in Coloma. Paw Paw Lake Rotary meets Wednesdays at 12 noon at Lakeland Hospital, Watervliet. Pictured are Brian Smith and Denise Barowicz, Rotary member and his club sponsor.


Spaghetti Dinner Benefit  for Josh Selby this Friday

On Friday, March 23, 4-8 p.m. at the North Berrien Fire Rescue, 3061 Coloma Rd., Riverside is a spaghetti dinner to benefit Josh Selby and his family. Includes 50/50 raffle. Josh is a local Watervliet resident who was recently diagnosed with Squamous Cell Carcinoma, a form of throat cancer. He is currently undergoing chemo and radiation treatments. He and Christine are the parents of Seth, 14, Ava, 13, and Piper, 10, who attend Watervliet schools. The cost to attend is $10/adults and $5/kids 10 and under; under age 2 eat for free. All proceeds will benefit the Selby family to help cover medical costs and expenses with treatments. The community is invited to attend and encourage the family to be “Stronger Than Cancer: Selby Strong.” Please contact Shannon McVay at 269-369-4023 or Kim Derrick at 269-408-6382 to donate or get further information.

Therapeutic Equestrian Center (TEC) holding Volunteer Trainings for Spring

Volunteer Trainings will be offered before the start of the Spring Session starting the week of April 9, 2018, for anyone ages 14 and up. Volunteer Training Part 1 on Tuesday, March 27, 2018 from 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. – Get the opportunity to learn about TEC, therapeutic riding, and available volunteer opportunities. New volunteers are encouraged to attend. Volunteer Training Part 2 on Wednesday, March 28, 2018 from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. – Take advantage of hands on training for those interested in helping with therapeutic riding, veterans and our school programs. All trainings will be held at our indoor heated TEC barn located at 615 N. M-140 in Watervliet. If anyone would like to join a great team of volunteers and help special need riders, sign up for one of these trainings; please email Beth at beth.drollinger@gmail.com or call 269-932-5005.

Writing History: Local author Rosanne Bittner to appear at Watervliet  District Library

The Watervliet District Library is pleased to announce a special evening event featuring author Rosanne Bittner, Monday, April 9, at 6:30 p.m. The program, “Writing History,