The Stewartville Area Chamber of Commerce's annual Senior Appreciation Banquet will be held outdoors this May. Gwen Ravenhorst, Chamber administrator, said in an email the event will be held at the Bear Cave Park amphitheater on Wednesday, May 12, with check-in at 5:45 p.m., dinner at 6 p.m. and a program at 6:30 p.m. If it rains, the event will be moved to Wednesday, May 19. COVID-19 has limited the number of people who will attend the event. "We are inviting only Chamber members, school officials and students to keep the gathering at a smaller overall attendance," Ravenhorst said. "We will not be inviting the parents of the graduates this year..." For more on this story pick up your copy of the April 13 Stewartville STAR.