February is an exciting month for Lycoming County United Way! We are both excited and honored to have been chosen by Barrel 135, 135 W. Third Street, as the 2015 Mardi Gras charity. The establishment is planning some great events, including a live auction, happy hour/meet and greet, the debut of the Live United drink, and a family brunch. For more details, see below. Hope to see you there!
* Happy Hour with LCUW staff and volunteers, 5 to 7 p.m. February 19.
* Family Brunch, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. February 22. Pancake bar and coloring contest, with 10% of proceeds being donated to LCUW.
* Auction items available to view on Facebook, February 23.
* Live auction to begin, 7 a.m. February 26.
* Live auction to end, 7 a.m. February 27.
* Hurricane of Hope, contest, February 27.
* Family Ties, band, February 28. Cover charges donated to LCUW. Time TBA.
* Gumbo cook-off, noon to 4 p.m. February 28.
* King and queen announcements, 5:30 p.m. February 28, downtown Williamsport. Make sure you vote for Barrel’s Meghann for Mardi Gras queen!