Morrow County United Way to host Valentine’s Day benefit dinner


By Alberta Stojkovic - For The Sentinel



Alberta Stojkovic | The Sentinel Ally Hayes and Courtney Stratton display some items from the last Valentine Dinner Auction.


Alberta Stojkovic | The Sentinel Carolyn and Dean Ebert enjoy a Valentine Dinner with friends. This year, the United Way Valentine Candlelight Dinner will be held at Cardinal Center on St.Rt. 61, Marengo.


The United Way of Morrow County invites all to join them for the Fifth Annual Candlelight Valentine Dinner and Auction on Sunday, Feb. 14th at Cardinal Center on St. Rt. 61, Marengo.

Dinner reservations can be made for 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. The Cardinal Center will be a new location for the dinner, and the event will feature horse drawn carriage rides through the campgrounds.

The event will be catered by Cindy Leo and entrée choices will include: Italian meat lasagna, stuffed pork tenderloin, marinated chicken breast, chicken Alfredo and vegetarian lasagna. Side choices will be green beans, succotash, red skinned potatoes, and garden rice.

United Way Director, Jodi Hayes highlighted the activities that include appetizers in the front room at the Cardinal Center with lots of great auction items. There will be music and dancing with time to visit with friends and enjoy the country atmosphere and carriage rides.

All proceeds from the event will go to support the Morrow County United Way agencies that include: American Red Cross of Morrow County, Emergency Resource Council/Food Pantry, Girl Scouts of Heritage Trails, Heart of Ohio Homeless Shelter, Help Line of Morrow and Delaware Counties, Mary Haven, Morrow County Community Center, Morrow County Services for Older Citizens/Seniors on Center, Recovery and Prevention Resources and Turning Point.

To make reservations and confirm your entrée call United Way at 419-946-2053 or email jodi@unitedwayofmorrowcounty.com.

Alberta Stojkovic | The Sentinel Ally Hayes and Courtney Stratton display some items from the last Valentine Dinner Auction.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/29/2016/01/web1_016.jpgAlberta Stojkovic | The Sentinel Ally Hayes and Courtney Stratton display some items from the last Valentine Dinner Auction.

Alberta Stojkovic | The Sentinel Carolyn and Dean Ebert enjoy a Valentine Dinner with friends. This year, the United Way Valentine Candlelight Dinner will be held at Cardinal Center on St.Rt. 61, Marengo.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/29/2016/01/web1_020.jpgAlberta Stojkovic | The Sentinel Carolyn and Dean Ebert enjoy a Valentine Dinner with friends. This year, the United Way Valentine Candlelight Dinner will be held at Cardinal Center on St.Rt. 61, Marengo.

By Alberta Stojkovic

For The Sentinel

Alberta Stojkovic is a correspondent with the Morrow County Sentinel and can be reached at alberta_s16@hotmail.com

Alberta Stojkovic is a correspondent with the Morrow County Sentinel and can be reached at alberta_s16@hotmail.com