The Kent Republican Town Committee will celebrate President Abraham Lincoln's birthday Feb. 12 at Bull's Bridge Inn in South Kent.

The event will begin at 6:30 p.m. with hors d'oeuvres and a cash bar, followed by dinner at 7 p.m.

Steak, chicken marsala and salmon are the dinner choices. Dessert and coffee or tea will be offered.

State Sen. Clark Chapin (R-30th) and state central committee members John Morris and Ginny Landgrebe have been invited to attend.

Sal Lilienthal, owner of Kent Bicycle Tours, Inc., will be introduced as a potential candidate for U.S. Congress.

Tickets are $25, with tax and tip included.

For more information or tickets, contact event coordinator Vincent LaFontan at 860-927-1856 or, Andy Ocif at 860-927-3318 or, Susi Williams-Wyman at 860-927-3376 or