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May 16, 2013

Car Show/Pig Roast

EPPING - On Sat., May 18, the American Legion Post 51, Rte. 125 in Epping, is hosting their 3rd Annual Car Show and a Pig Roast to benefit “Wounded Warriors @ 45 North”. The Car Show will take place from 12 noon to 4:00 p.m., and admission is free. Come show your car – 1975 and earlier! First and Second Place Awards will be presented. There’s no entry fee. Donations will be accepted, and there will be raffles and 50/50. That same day, the Legion will also host a Pig Roast with all the fixin’s which will be available for purchase starting at 1:00 p.m. Other foods (hamburgers, hot dogs, etc.) will be available for purchase as well. A cash bar will be open outside.

Both events will be held in the parking lot of the American Legion on Route 125 in Epping (across from Telly’s Restaurant). Rain date is May 19.

For more information, please call Judy Pelletier at (434) 835-7928.

All proceeds from both the Car Show and the Pig Roast will be donated to “Wounded Warriors @ 45 North”. The camp’s founder, Jon Worrall, 57, is a retired Sergeant First Class in the Army, who himself suffered a traumatic brain injury while serving in Iraq. Worrall turned his retirement home in Pittsburg, into a camp for wounded veterans needing solitude and camaraderie and where wounded or deployed Warriors can go to enjoy some fishing, shooting, hunting and relaxing. For more information, please check out their website at

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  • Successful Car Show/Pig Roast

    The Activities Committee from American Legion Post 51 in Epping donated the proceeds from their Annual Car Show and Pig Roast held on May 17 to the New Hampshire Association for the Blind. The Association is the statewide leader in providing vision rehabilitation services for NH people of all ages who are blind and visually impaired. Junior Vice Commander Rick Pelletier is presenting the $1,400 check to Mary Chase. A big thank you to all who volunteered their time to make the day a success. Pictured above, from left, front row: Sheila Brown, Karen Sullivan, Judy Pelletier, Bonnie Farish, Sheila Santosuosso, Charlie Brown; back row: Dean Nash, Jo-Ann Nash, Ronnie Follansbee, Linda Follansbee, Don Reynolds, Kevin Murnane. Not pictured are Joyce Murnane, Jo-Ann Cooley, Ray Chapman, Glen Murch and Debbie Pelletier. Special thank you to Wal-Mart Distribution, Lindt Chocolate, Mark George and The American Legion Family. For more information about the New Hampshire Association for the Blind, please visit their website at or call 1-800-464-3075. American Legion Post 51 encourages all veterans or active duty military to stop by the Post, located on Route 125 in Epping, or call 603-679-8320.

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