Lake Township Historical Society Silent Auction Dec. 5 at the Hartville Kitchen

HARTVILLE — The Lake Township Historical Society (LTHS) will host its 14th Annual Dinner and eighth annual Silent Auction Dec. 5 at the Hartville Kitchen.

The event will include entertainment provided by Lake High School strings players, with a special number by Carlo Giolla and Bob Downerd, who are known locally for their singing and entertaining at Carlo’s Trattoria.

The Silent Auction will feature golf packages, gift certificates, The Ohio State University and Cleveland Browns merchandise, tickets to professional sporting events, baked goods, antiques, floral items, gift certificates and more.

Also at the event, a bake sale will offer homemade specialty items.

The doors will open at 5:30 p.m. for bidding, followed by dinner at 7 p.m. and a short business meeting after dinner.

To make a reservation to attend the event, call (330) 877-9063 or mail a check for $18 per person by Nov. 28 and payable to LTHS to P.O. Box 482, Uniontown, OH 44685. Guests are asked to indicate a choice of chicken supreme or roast beef for dinner.

To make a donation for the Silent Auction or for more details, contact Ruth Sturgill at (330) 877-2625. LTHS is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, and donations are tax-deductible.

The Silent Auction serves as the LTHS’ largest fund-raiser of the year. Funds generated are used to maintain and promote the one-room schoolhouse and the museum, continue programs such as the Fireside Chats and education programs for local school children and the community, and help with the preservation of Lake Township artifacts.