Elk County Women's Social looks to 'Spruce Up for Spring'

ST. MARYS – The Elk County Women's Social, sponsored by the St. Marys Area Chamber of Commerce, is looking to 'Spruce Up for Spring' for its 24th annual dinner, which includes tips by local experts on interior design, painting, decorating and much more."We changed the name to our event in order to incorporate all women of Elk County, from all walks of life," said Ashley O'Dell, the Chamber's outreach coordinator. "Whether you spend your day behind a desk, in front of a machine or home with the kids, we know women work hard and this is an event to celebrate all of your achievements and accomplishments."Formerly known as the Women's Recognition Dinner, the event is being held Wednesday, April 25 in Gunner's wine cellar. Cocktails will be available beginning at 5:30 p.m., with dinner served at 6 p.m. Those interested in attending the event are encouraged to RSVP by April 20. Tickets are available at the Chamber office and anyone who needs more information may contact the office at 781-3804. The dinner, consisting of a lasagna buffet with an assorted variety of lasagnas including meat, vegetarian, eggplant and more, will be followed by several dessert offerings of cookies, cupcakes and cake pops. A signature cocktail is also being served at the cash bar throughout the duration of the dinner.A variety of door prizes, including homemade centerpieces, gift certificates and other items, along with a cash drawing, are also being offered to attendees, who will also receive a complimentary gift bag filled with various decorating supplies. "Don't take yourself for granted and treat yourself to a fun night out," O'Dell said.Pick up a copy of the Wednesday, April 11, 2012 edition of The Ridgway Record for more.