HARDWICK – A chicken barbecue fundraiser at Atkins Field will be held Saturday, May 27, from noon to 1:30 p.m. (immediately after the Spring Festival parade), by the Hardwick Academy/Hazen Union Alumni organization. The barbecue will raise funds for monetary awards to graduating seniors at Hazen Union. The meal includes chicken, prepared by Mario Fradette, Ryan Brown and crew, and baked potato, cranberry sauce, roll, and water. Meals are take-out with pre-sale of tickets, with a limited number of dinners available for purchase on site. Orders may be messaged to firstname.lastname@example.org, or ordered with check to HA/HU Alumni, P.O. Box 143, E. Hardwick, VT 05836 (must be received by May 24 if mailing) or call (802) 793-4764.