The Civitan Club of the Berkshires announces the return of its annual SoupFest fundraiser after a 2.5 year hiatus. The event will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 14, at Berkshire Hills Country Club, 500 Benedict Road.

Tickets for the club’s Feed Our Towns raffle are available at $10 each or three for $25. First prize is $500 in gift certificates to local restaurants, second prize is a $100 gift certificate to Guido’s Fresh Marketplace and third prize is a $50 gift card to Market 32.

Winners will be drawn at SoupFest. Prize winners need not be present to win. For tickets, contact club President Janet Smargie at 413-329-3324.

Visit the club's Facebook page or for information.

Jeannie Maschino can be reached at 413-496-6256 or

Community News Editor / Librarian

Jeannie Maschino is community news editor and librarian for The Berkshire Eagle. She has worked for the newspaper in various capacities since 1982 and joined the newsroom in 1989.