Posted: Oct 15, 2012 3:23 PM by KXLF Media Center
Updated: Oct 15, 2012 3:24 PM
Community members in Avon, MT raised more than $3,000 during their 47th Annual Turkey Dinner on Sunday, according to Bill McIntosh, an Avon community club member. The funds will be used to pay for expenses throughout the year to keep the Avon community center running.
Nearly 600 people attended the dinner, according to Jill McIntosh, an Avon community club member. People traveled from Butte, Bozeman, Anaconda, Deer Lodge and Helena to wait in line for the meal.
Jill McIntosh said they served 19 turkeys and managed to feed all of their guests through 4 p.m.