Chili & Pie Dinner
Members of the Ponderosa Chapter # 64 O.E.S. invite Rim residents and visitors to attend their Chili & Pie Dinner from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Friday, June 21. The menu includes: chili, with all the fixings, potato soup for the feint of heart, drinks and a variety of pies. The cost: adults $7.50, children under 12 $3.50.
The dinner will be at the Masonic Lodge, 200 E. Rancho Road. Proceeds will benefit the charities of Ponderosa Chapter # 64 O.E.S.
Payson Farmers Market
Stop by the outdoor market at Sawmill Crossing from 8 a.m. to noon, Saturday, June 22 for farm fresh eggs, seedlings for the garden and just picked vegetables. There will also be homemade breads and pastries, goat cheese and fudge, jams, canned vegetables, dog treats, gluten free products and more.
The Farmers Market is at 816 S. Beeline Hwy., behind Chili’s Restaurant. For more information contact Katie at www.PaysonFarmersMarket.info or (602) 524-0352.
Amateur Radio Field Day
The Tonto Amateur Radio Association is once again participating in the annual, nationwide Field Day, sponsored by the American Radio Relay League.
The public is invited to participate, including joining in actual ON-AIR operation (under direct supervision). The Field Day will kick off with a talk show Q&A event on KMOG AM radio from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m., Saturday, June 22. The official ARRL/TARA Field Day main event is a 24-hour exercise beginning at 11 a.m. June 22 at Rumsey Park Ramada 5, 328 N. McLane Road, Payson (GPS: N 34.24535, by W 111.33385), which is just south of the Skateboard Park. The event concludes on Sunday, June 23.
A swim party for families with special needs adults and children is planned from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Wednesday, June 26 at Taylor Pool in North Rumsey Park. Dress for a luau. In addition to swimming, there will be dancing and ice cream bars. For more information, call Lucy Karrys, (928) 478-0231 or (928) 595-2136.