PERU - St. Alphonsus Parish, on Settlement Road, Peru, will hold its annual festival July 8 featuring chicken and ham dinners and homemade pie.
The chicken will be prepared by Jerry Gravenhorst of Monroeville. Serving begins at 11 a.m. and continues throughout the day in an air-conditioned hall. Take-out dinners also are available.
On hand will be the Lake Erie Antique Power Show Branch 103. There also will be a silent auction, children's games, including a kitty tractor pull at 1 p.m. (ages 3 to 8) and the Marc Jones Memorial softball tournament. The "Shoe Box Band" will perform from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.