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News Briefs: April 14, 2011
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Posted on April 14 2011, 11:48am by Mark Esper in Local News category
 Ken Boden, owner of the Pride of the West building, and Greg Custer,
who was leasing the bar, put plywood up in the front windows on Thursday, April 7, the day after
a devastating fire. Photo by Melanie Bergolc
Silverton high school
students present play
Silverton high school students will be presenting a play, “They Went Thataway,” on Friday and Saturday, April 15-16, at Town Hall starting at 7 p.m.
It’s a fundraiser for their fieldwork. Suggested donation: $8 per adult.
Jamboree fundraiser  gets jamming April 22 
Local talent hosted by the Silverton band SKU will be featured a a fundraiser for KSJC-Silverton Jamboree on Friday, April 22.
The event will be an Earth Day Celebration at the Stellar Bakery & Pizzeria, starting at 7 p.m.
Admission is $25 per  person, $40 per couple. Drinks, serious appetizers included.
And free seed packets will be distributed.
Artifacts to be shown 
to benefit food bank
A second showing of Silverton resident Paul Rathbun’s collection of Native American artifacts is scheduled for Saturday, April 23 at Silverton Jerky, 1121 Greene Street, from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Donations will go directly to the food bank.
Easter activities are planned at First Church
Here is the Easter worship schedule for First Congregational Church:
April 18 — Palm Sunday Service, 10 a.m. Refreshments before and after service.
April 22 — Good Friday Service, 6 p.m.
April 24 — Easter Sunday Service, 10 a.m. Refreshments before and after service.
The Silverton Easter Egg Hunt and Games follows at 11:45 a.m., First Church. All are welcome.  Bring a bag to collect eggs and prizes.  Refreshments also available for adults.  Come join the fun.
$ale-ing in Silverton set for April 30-May1
The Silverton Area Chamber of Commerce wants to remind the community that the town-wide yard sale — $ALE-ING IN SILVERTON  — is happening soon, on Saturday, April 30 and Sunday, May 1, so get your sale items ready. 
The Chamber is advertising this event in area newspapers. Please let the Chamber know if you wish to participate, and we will get you on the map. 
Need some suggestions and tips on selling? We have that too. Take advantage of this opportunity to get rid of your stuff and make some money in your very own yard, storage building, etc. Call the Chamber at 387-5654.
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