Cooking could be considered optional next weekend, with fundraising dinners scheduled for Saturday and Sunday.
From 4:30 to 7 p.m. Saturday, a spaghetti dinner fundraiser will be held at Elma United Methodist Church, 2991 Bowen Road. Proceeds from the dinner, and a train and hobby display, will benefit the Mini Youth Group Work Camp. Tickets are $9 for adults; $5 for children ages 4 to 8; kids age 3 and younger eat for free. Tickets will be sold at the church and at the door on the day of the event.
Beginning at 11:30 a.m. Sunday, the Benevolent Association of the Marilla Volunteer Fire Co. is holding its annual chicken BBQ in the firemen’s Recreation Hall, Two Rod Road and West Avenue. The price is $9 for adults and $5 for children age 12 and younger.
Also this week:
• Elma’s Multiple Dwelling Code Committee will meet at 6 p.m. Wednesday in Town Hall, 1600 Bowen Road.
• The Marilla Town Board has a work session at 7 p.m. Tuesday in Town Hall, 1740 Two Rod Road.
• A workshop meeting of the Wales Town Board begins at 7 p.m. Tuesday in Town Hall, 12345 Big Tree Road, Wales Center.