The annual night of basket bingo that benefits South Eastern Dollars for Scholars is coming up on March 22 in the Kennard-Dale High School cafeteria.

Doors open 5:30 p.m. for refreshment sales, which include homemade foods and among them, Ralph Webb's wonderful cakes. Games begin 7 p.m. Door prizes will be awarded and three raffles will take place. The latter features a rocking chair donated by Hostler's Furniture, and a recycle bin and extra large woven basket donated by the schools.

Tickets are $15 in advance and $18 at the door. To purchase, call Connie Anderson at 717-382-4372 or Susan Manifold at 717-382-4062.

Over the years, South Eastern Dollars for Scholars has awarded 330 scholarships totaling more than $350,000. This annual basket bingo supports those scholarships.

Dinner benefits MS Society

A spaghetti dinner to benefit the National Multiple Sclerosis Society will be 5:30 to 8 p.m. March 15 at the Felton Volunteer Fire Company, 61 Main St.

The meal also includes salad, bread ticks, dessert and beverage. Homemade sauce by the quart will be sold after 6:30 p.m.

Seth Gingrich, a fire company member, is among 6,000 people living with MS in Central Pennsylvania. Gingrich and his supporters formed a team, The Firewalkers, which raises money to provide programs and services to help people with MS through the national society.

As he says, the spaghetti dinner "is a delicious way to help a good cause."

Admission is $8 for those 12 and older, $4 for children 7 to 11 years old, and free for those 6 and younger.

Document your quilt

Quilt Documentation Day returns to the Historical Society Museum, 250 E. Market St., York, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 22.

Sponsored by the York County Heritage Trust and the Quilt Study Investigation group, this popular event allows up to six quilts per person to be recorded at no cost.

Started in 1998 to document York County-made quilts, pre-1950, the documentation is done for the purpose of genealogy, research and historian usage. The quilt records are stored in the York County Heritage Trust Library and Archives.

Quilt owners will receive a Certificate of Participation, which includes the quilt's pattern name and date. Photos of your quilt may be purchased for $2.

To register, call 848-1587, ext. 210.

Felton resident Lori Badders is a native of southern York County. Reach her at