OSWEGO, NY â€“ Friendlyâ€™s Restaurant in Oswego and Literacy Volunteers of Oswego County are hosting a very special Friendlyâ€™s family fun night to help make reading as easy as licking an ice cream cone.
On June 23rd, Friendlyâ€™s Restaurant will donate 10 percent of all sales from 5-8 p.m. to Literacy Volunteers of Oswego County. Patrick Dewine, General Manager, said that the restaurant is happy to support Literacy Volunteers. â€œFriendlyâ€™s is committed to supporting our community. Hosting a Family Fun Night is a great way to bring community members together in support of a worthwhile cause. It also allows us to give something back to our community by helping our local nonprofit organizations.â€
Jane Murphy, LVOC Executive Director, is looking forward to the event as well. â€œWe are facing some very difficult times. With the economic recession, literacy services are needed by our community now more than ever. We truly appreciate Friendlyâ€™s offer to host a Family Fun Night for us. I invite everyone to join us for some great food and to support our efforts to make Oswego County 100 percent literate,â€ she said.
Ten percent of all proceeds, whether eat-in or take-out, will be donated to Literacy Volunteers. Friendlyâ€™s Restaurant is located at 192 W. Bridge St., Oswego and is open Sunday through Wednesday, 7 a.m. to 11 p.m., and Thursday through Saturday, 7 a.m. to midnight. For more information on the event, contact Patrick Dewine at Friendlyâ€™s, 342-2233, or LVOC at 342-8839.