The Kent Republican Town Committee will celebrate Lincoln’s birthday Feb. 17 at Bull’s Bridge Inn on Route 7 North in Kent.

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

Vincent LaFontan coordinates the event.

The cost is $30 per person or $55 per couple, with tax and tip included.

State Sen. Craig Miner and State Central Committee members John Morris and Ginny Landgrebe have been invited to attend and will address the crowd.

Local and area residents who would like to attend should call LaFontan at, Scott Harvey at or 860-927-5016, Andy Ocif at 860-927-3318 or, or Karen Casey at 937-4095 or

Reservations should be made by Feb. 14.