Education group plans gala fund-raiser

The Maynard Education Foundation will hold its 12th annual Taste of Maynard fund-raiser March 2 at the Maynard Lodge of Elks. Local restaurants will serve appetizers, entrees, and desserts from 4 to 6 p.m., and entertainment will continue until 7 p.m. Tickets are available at www.maynardeducation.org and cost $30 for adults, $10 for ages 6 to 12, and $5 for ages 5 and younger. The foundation provides grants to local teachers.