Lions Club hosting charity canoe/kayak race April 22


The Townsend Lions Club announces its 23rd annual canoe and kayak race for charity.

This year’s race will take place April 22 on the Squannicook River. Registration for the race takes place from 8 to 9:30 a.m. at the Townsend VFW.

Entry fee for the race is $26 for canoes and $20 for kayaks. The timed race will begin at 10 a.m., to be followed by awards and a spaghetti lunch back at the VFW.

The Townsend Lions Club donates 100% of the profits to charity, some of which include the Townsend Ecumenical Outreach, Massachusetts Lions eye research, and the North Middlesex scholarship foundation.

For more information “Google” the Townsend Lions Club and download the registration form or call Ginny LoDuca at (978) 597-6503.