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RSVP: Support Special Olympics and celebrate Women's Day

Published February 23, 2012 6:02 pm

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Special Olympics benefit

Harmons Grocery Stores kicks off its 18th annual Frozen Food Month in March to benefit Special Olympics Utah. The local grocery chain plans to raise $200,000 to support the charity's educational programs and athletic events. Beginning Monday, Feb. 27, and continuing throughout March, Harmons is encouraging the community to buy frozen food at its 16 stores, and a portion of the purchase price will be donated to Special Olympics. Customers are also invited to donate $1, $3 or $5 at cash registers, or to purchase root beer floats on the weekends to benefit individual teams.

Info • Visit http://www.harmonsgrocery.com.

Celebrate women

Former Utah Gov. Olene Walker will speak at a luncheon sponsored by Soroptimist International of Salt Lake, marking the 101st anniversary of International Women's Day.

When • March 8, noon-1:30 p.m.

Where • The Gathering Place at Gardner Village, 1100 W. 7800 South, West Jordan

Tickets • $30

Info • For reservations, visit sislc.org; or email Kay Ruiz kayruiz@comcast.net, or call 801-255-4489.

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