FOP, Eagles team up to help local children


Staff Report



On Oct. 10 from 3-11 p.m. the Mechanicsburg Eagles will host a Bluegrass Festival to benefit needy local children. The lodge is located at 2306 Eagle Road in rural Woodstock. All proceeds will be coordinated through Champaign County Sheriff’s Fraternal Order of Police Lodge #46 Children’s Christmas Fund.

Bluegrass bands playing will be Mad River Railroad from 3-5 p.m.; Berachah Valley from 5-8 p.m.; and The Muleskinner Band from 8-11 p.m.

In addition to the music there will be a fish fry, dunking booth, horseshoe tournament and silent auction.

The corporate sponsor of the event is Champaign Residential Services (CRSI).

Staff Report