GUILFORD -- The Brattleboro Area Interfaith Youth Group will bring a little sunshine to town on Friday, Feb. 21, from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Guilford Community Church, United Church of Christ.

This group of middle-schoolers, which meets monthly for community service and fun, will travel in March to Glen Rose, Texas, to expand their understanding of the challenges faced by endangered species. The group will camp out under the desert sky, learn about Native American traditions and help out at Fossil Rim Wildlife Preserve.

The Texas barbecue will feature barbecued chicken, vegetarian chili, mashed potatoes, coleslaw, cornbread, and apple crisp, at $10 for adults and $5 for children. Everyone is welcome to eat in or take out.

Guilford Church is located 1 mile south of exit 1 of I-91 on Route 5 just in back of the Guilford Country Store, For reservations or more information call 802-579-1071.