When Jimmy Lycett retired his fishing boat, the Amanda Belle, he removed the name board and put it on the wall of his wifeís restaurant, the ďFishermanís Wife.Ē It looks really good there.

Guess Iíll see you this afternoon for lunch. You are planning to join us at the Franklin County Senior Center, arenít you? Serving begins at noon. Be watching for you!

You do know that every Friday night is hamburger night at the Camp Gordon Johnston American Legion Post 82, here in the Village at 2367 Oak Street. Order up at 5 to 7 p.m. A very large hamburger and chips for a donation of $6. Come enjoy the evening or call and order to go. Call 697-9998.

Start Saturday with a full breakfast at the Lanark Village Boat Club. You can get your sugar fix from 9 a.m. to noon. Your donation of $5 will be collected at the door. We have pancakes, French toast, eggs, bacon, sausage, juice and coffee. See ya there!

Donít worry about the calories. You can work them off at the Birthday Bash at Post 82. Party starts at 6 p.m. The fun starts when you come in the door.

Well itís time for the covered dish dinner, already. Come on over to Chillas Hall, Sunday, Oct. 21 and join your friends and neighbors. Serving begins at 1 p.m. Bring your favorite dish to share, a donation and your empty stomach.

Keep Randy Harrison and Sharon Thoman in your prayers. The angels took them home last week. Pray for their eternal peace and for their families. They both lived here in the village.

Donít forget the Halloween contest and dance, Oct. 27 on spooky Saturday. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and Greg K and Krewe will start the music at 7 p.m. Got your costume ready?

Our first Saturday breakfast will be at Chillas Hall Nov. 3 from 8:30 to 11 a.m. Members of the Lanark Village Golf Club will prepare your full breakfast you. Your donation of $5 will be collected at the door.

Also on that Saturday, the Ladies Guild of the Sacred Heart Church will have their fall festival. They are now accepting donations for the sale. More info later.

Be kind to one another, check on the sick and house bound and remember our little prayer. God grant me patience - and I want it right now!

Until next time, God bless America, our troops, the poor, homeless and hungry.