Bedford Rotary to hold scholarship competition

The Bedford Rotary Club will hold its fifth annual Regional Idol Scholarship Competition at the Dana Center, Saint Anselm College, at 7 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 9.

Twelve talented high school vocalists from southern New Hampshire will vie for scholarship prizes while singing with a live band. Past Idol competitors include Emma Benson, Amanda Lee, Carly Lapaglia, Victoria Fatukasi, Corinne Benrsten, Jacob Tilton, Julie Steer, Danny McMillan and Andrew Alvarado.

This fundraising event serves to recognize and appreciate music in schools as an essential element of a well-rounded education. Tickets are available for $12 at the Bedford Public Library or 488-5270, or $15 at the door.