Shrovetide pancake feast, sports equipment drive set for March in Vale

VALE – A Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper is set for March 5 at Vale Community Methodist Church to mark the start of Lent.

The supper will be served by the men of the church from 5:30 to 7 p.m.

There is no charge, but donations will be accepted. The menu includes pancakes, sausage, scrambled eggs, juice and coffee.

Anyone interested in helping or donating food for the meal may contact Dave or Bonnie Westerberg at 541-473-2558.

•Vale High School senior Breyden Lande is hosting a baseball and softball equipment drive for his senior project. He’ll take donations from 12 to 4 p.m. Saturday, March 2, at Logan’s Market parking lot. 

The equipment will be given to youngsters in the Vale Youth Baseball.

People can also donate items by calling Lande at 541-212-6431 for pickup. Donation jars are available at businesses in town.

• The Vale Alumni Association meets at 5:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 25, in the Malheur ESD meeting room.