The 22nd Annual Toadsuck Sunday Dinner will offer Toad Suck Daze revelers an early start on this year’s activities.
The dinner will be the today. The fundraiser will be held at the Conway Senior Citizens Center, 1620 Donaghey Ave., the meal will be served from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
"These hours have proven to be convenient for individuals and family groups who stop by after Church," Debra Robinson, director of the Faulkner County Senior Citizens Program explained. "Folks still have most of the afternoon available for other activities."
This year the menu includes: Chicken and dressing, mashed potatoes with gravy, green beans, cranberry sauce, rolls, cheese cake and a choice of drinks (including a mysterious green beverage labeled "Toad Juice").
It will also feature a Kid’s Meal, which includes a hot dog, potato chips, cookie and drink. Prices will be $6 for adults, $4 for children ages 4 to 12, and children 3 years and under will receive a free kid’s meal. Carry out meals will be available.
This year in conjunction with the dinner, there will be a Bake Sale and Silent Auction. There will be baked goods made by some of the best cooks in town. The Silent Auction will feature lots of gift certificates and a big variety of items that have been donated. Donations will also be collected for a chance to win a beautiful handmade quilt by Lollie Horn. Ms. Horn is one of the center’s participants and has been making quilts for many years.
Tickets are now on sale at the Conway Senior Center. Tickets will also be sold at the door.
All proceeds will benefit Senior Programs in Faulkner County. The Faulkner County Senior Citizens Program is a United Way Agency.
For more information, visit http://fcseniors.no-ip.org or call 327-2895.