The Bonsack/Blue Ridge Ruritan Club is pleased to announce that the award winning Southern writer Sharyn McCrumb will be the guest speaker at the March 7 meeting. The public is invited to hear her speak that evening at the Bonsack United Methodist Church, Walker Hall, 4493 Bonsack Road, NE, Roanoke at 7 p.m.

There is no charge to hear her speak; however, if you also wish to join members for their meal there is a $10 per person charge. Call Janet Frazier, 992-3548, by Thursday, March 2 for the meal or any questions.