Bean bag tourney on Saturday, May 12 will raise funds for FL 4th of July celebration

Cash prizes are at stake in a bean bag tournament that will serve as the next fund-raising effort for the Forest Lake American Legion Post 225 Independence Day celebration. The tournament takes place on Saturday, May 12 at Post 225 with the action to begin at 10 a.m. The championship team will capture the top prize of $250 with the second-place team collecting $100. Entry fee is $30 per team. To help local food shelves, Post 225 is asking each team to contribute a minimum of four items that will be donated to food agencies in the area.  Team registration forms are available at Post 225, 355 W. Broadway Ave., by email to [email protected] or by calling 651-464-2600. Proceeds generated from the tournament will support the parade and fireworks fund for this year’s Fourth of July celebration.