Southeast to host harvest festival

Southeast Elementary is gearing up for their Annual Harvest Festival that will be held on Thursday, Nov. 21. The festival will take place on the Southeast Elementary campus and the doors open at 5:30 p.m. and will close at 8 p.m. "Everyone is welcome to come enjoy the festival. This will be a fun family friendly event that people of all ages will enjoy," said festival organizers. "You can sit down for an exciting game of Bingo, win a delicious homemade cake from our cake walk or make the rounds and play all of the other fun games that will be set up throughout the school." Games will include build a scarecrow, a duck pond, Angry Birds, basketball, ring toss and many more. They will also have their famous Cow Drop Bingo. This is their version of a raffle. Those interested may purchase a Cow Drop Bingo Ticket any time before Nov. 20. Each ticket purchased is a chance to win a new iPad Air 32gb. The grid will be painted on the field to the north east of the playground at Southeast. They will let “LuLu” the cow out, promptly at 6 p.m. to determine the winner. To purchase a ticket, call Annie Miles at (325) 338-8212.The school will also have a silent auction this year. Instead of the traditional silent auction where you can bid on one item at a time, this year we they have themed baskets up for auction. There will be a total of eight baskets, all with a different theme. There is a wide range of themes, from a hunting/camo basket, family spaghetti dinner night basket, spa day basket and many more. Those interested can view and start bidding on these baskets starting Monday, Nov. 18."During the festival, take a break from the excitement and sit down for a chili dog supper." Those attending can purchase chili dogs the night of the event. The prices will be $3 for one chili dog, a bag of chips and a drink or $4 for two chili dogs, a bag of chips and a drink.