The United Methodist Church of the Cross off state Route 43 in East Springfield will host its seventh-annual community Care Festival on Aug. 3 with a variety of activities for all ages.
A rummage sale gets under way at 10 a.m. with a chicken barbecue starting at noon.
The menu will include a half chicken dinner for $7.50 to include half a chicken barbecued over a charcoal flame and served with baked beans, cole slaw, cake and a drink. The one-fourth chicken for $4.50 features the same sides along with the choice of white or dark meat.
Event includes an auction featuring 1995 Chevrolet Camaro
The menu at the shelter house will include hamburgers for $2; hot dogs for $1; and nachos and cheese for $2.
There will be a bake sale, cake walk, lemonade stand, a mini-carnival featuring games for children, and live music, including bluegrass favorites Awesome Possum, recording artist Rudy Hawk and the Wrights.
There will be a car cruise-in from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.; demonstrations by the East Springfield Volunteer Fire Department; a silent auction that ends at 6 p.m.; and a live auction beginning at 5 p.m. and featuring a 1995 Chevrolet Camaro Z28 Coupe with a 5.7-liter V8 and several custom touches.
A "Never Too Busy" Dave Barnhouse print also will be among auction items.
The 2012 Care Festival raised more than $5,000. Proceeds from the festival have been donated to East Springfield VFD, Unionport VFD and Donna's Angels and have provided assistance for various other needs in the community.