The Park Board has announced the approval of a memorial for Jasper Henderling-Warner to be established at Werden Park, in Downtown Vader. Donations are being sought by organizers of the memorial, who are hoping to raise around $500 and state they are already well toward their goal. For more information, including how to make a donation, contact Park Board Chair Steve Krohn at (360) 880-6281.
The Park Board is also continuing to search for volunteers to help with upcoming spring projects, and those interested are encouraged to contact Krohn.
Time remains to take part in Vader's annual May Day festival, scheduled for May 2. Interested vendors should call Judy Costello at (360) 295-3036, while parade entry forms can be found at J & G Grocery and Cedar Village IGA, or by calling Janet Charlton at (360) 295-3011.
The next meeting of the Vader City Council is scheduled for April 23 at 6 p.m. at City Hall and officials are expected to discuss the potential expansion of Werden Park, among other topics. Be sure to drop by and offer your opinions and concerns on city business. For weightier items, ask to be placed on the agenda. For more info, call City Hall at (360) 295-3222.
The next food giveaway of the Vader Assembly of God Church will be April 22 from 10 a.m. to noon outside the post office. The next opening of their food back will be April 28 from 10 a.m. to noon. For more information on these and other church programs, call the church at (360) 295-3756.
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