Mingo Social Services to host luncheon and special drawing

A Mingo Social Services luncheon will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Thursday at the Mingo Senior Center.

Cost is by donation, and the menu will include stuffed pepper soup, creamed chicken sandwiches, sloppy joes, kielbasa and sauerkraut, haluski, green beans, potatoes, corn, macaroni salad and salad.

There also will be a bake sale and 50-50 drawings.

Carryout is available. Orders for pickup can be placed by calling (740) 535-1639.

The event will include a special drawing for a special item – a Mingo High School afghan that Jim McClung won in a drawing during the next to the last Mingo High School game played against Toronto during the 1992-93 school year. The afghan was made in recognition of Mingo’s 100th anniversary. McClung has donated the afghan for the drawing, which will be conducted during the luncheon.

While tickets can be purchased during the luncheon, they also can be purchased in advance at the Mingo water office during regular business hours.