Rotary chicken BBQ fills bellies for good cause

Rotarian George Mansell holds one of the “world famous delicious chicken dinners” that Rotary sells each year. With him are his granddaughters Meredith and Audrey VanEssen, both 13, of Grand Rapids.

The Rockford Rotary Club’s annual chicken dinner sale on the first week of Harvest Fest held this past Friday, Saturday and Sunday had plenty of takers at the drive-up service, which continues to be popular. Plenty of folks also sit down to enjoy the meal in the Rotary Pavilion or nearby on City picnic tables […]

Chicken dinner, urban camping, first weekend of Harvest Festival

Harvestscarecrow

Hayrides, scarecrow, art kids events all three weekends “If the Colonel [Sanders] had our recipe he’d have been a General,” said Rotarian Rick Ehinger of the annual Rockford Rotary chicken BBQ dinner sale to be held this Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The sale takes place at the Rotary Pavilion on the corner of Courtland and […]