By Sue Norris
The Pilot Club of Highlands 9th Annual Community Fair was held last Saturday at the Highlands Elementary School. Winners of the bicycles and helmets, which the club donated, are Mayla Moore and Brandon Forsyth, they were two happy children. Displayed at the fair on one of the wall were hangings used when members of the club presents a puppet show to local day care facilities and other locations. They where painted by Laura, Bonita Tankursley (club coordinator of BrainMinders Division) and a few other members. Also, the club participated at the first Highlands Volunteer Fire Dept. Safety Fair. BrainMinders is one of the Pilot Clubs programs. Which consist of teaching and showing our children to be aware of, how and why they should protect their brain by being safe at whatever they may be doing.
Winners of the Raffle are as follows; 1st Drawing – Apple iPod 30GB, Dehlia Mullins; 2nd Drawing – Samsung Mini DV Digital Camcorder, Margaret Webb; 3rd Drawing – Craftsman 3 gal Air Compressor, Jose Plancarte; 4th Drawing – Basket of Gift Cards, F. L. Conley and 5th Drawing – Crocheted Afghan (donated by Betty Michalsky), David Kostka. Also, Mac Cottle was the winner of a gold and diamond heart necklace.
We are a group of ladies that volunteer by choice. We would not be able to do the projects that we do for our community, if it wasnt for all of you. We would like to thank each and everyone of you for making our fair another successful event.
By Sue Norris