MONMOUTH/INDEPENDENCE -- The Monmouth-Independence Rotary club's annual sale of fresh strawberries has been extended to Tuesday, June 15.
Orders for 30-pound containers of Oregon strawberries may be placed up to that date by calling 503-838-5362. The fruit will be stemmed, washed, sliced and ready to eat, freeze or make into preserves.
Cost per container is $45. Those who place orders will be contacted regarding the date of delivery. That date could be June 22.
Orders may be picked up at one of three parking lot locations: First Baptist Church across from Central High School in Independence; Windermere Real Estate at 484 NE Bovard Road in Dallas; or the Bi-Mart Store on Ninth Street in Corvallis.
Proceeds will go toward Rotary exchange programs, scholarships and other youth programs.