By Mollie La Salle
WOODVILLE – The Friends of Allan Shivers Library and Museum held a raffle for a Champion propane gas grill, Wednesday, Dec. 21. Felina Pence, president of Friends of the Library, along with Stanci Hensarling, vice president, and Carolyn Williams, head librarian and Roschelle Springfield, museum manager, were on hand to draw the winning entry.
Pence drew the winning ticket and announced that the winner was Allison Wilson. A total of $885 in sales from the raffle tickets were donated back to the Library and Museum by Pence.
This was the Friends of the Library and Museum’s first new fundraiser this year, and it was deemed a big success. The Friends of the Library and Museum are active supporters of the local library and museum. Opportunities to help include programming for children, teens, and adults, fund raising, volunteering, financial support, and community awareness. For more information on how you can help, or to volunteer, call 409-283-3709.