Gator and Teresa Hillman have graciously offered their home for the Menard Library Club’s most anticipated fundraiser, the Champagne and Beer Reception and Silent Auction.Beginning at 6 p.m. Saturday, February 18, the event includes a Champagne, Beer, and Wine bar, a buffet of substantial hors d’oeuvres, and a silent auction, all for the admission price of $25.00.CALL NOW FOR RESERVATIONSCall Lauren Porter (325.262.2838) for reservations and/or to donate items to the silent auction. Reservations are required, payable at the door.*All proceeds will be used for the operation of the Menard Public Library. In 2011, most state library funding was eliminated. This month Librarian Danese Murray received word that all technology assistance, including financing the operating systems, will be eliminated by August 31 of this year.The Library Club of Menard and the Menard Public Library are grateful for the support of the entire Menard Community, City, County, and our ever generous Citizens.