Legion to host benefit for Groves Hospital

The Elora Legion  Branch 229 is hosting a benefit dance and silent auction for the Groves Hospital Foundation.

The May 1 evenings organizing chairman Al Soligo said in an interview there will be three bands and the patio will be open. There will be a barbecue available, as well as other snacks.

The three bands performing are Transit, Bill Beattie Band, and The Greytones.

The event starts at 7pm and will run to 1am.

Soligo said there were nearly 40 merchants who made donations to the silent auction, ranging from items to gift certificates, and there are goods available to suit many tastes. Tickets are $15, per person and available in Fergus at Ron Wilkin Jewellers, and in Elora at Royal Canadian Le­gion.

For more information, visit www.eloralegion.ca, or call 519-843-5852 or 519-846-1011.