The event will begin at 12 p.m. when Elsie the cow will be let loose at the Manchester rec park to wander through marked squares to eventually drop a plop for a $1,000 winner.
Those interested in participating can purchase a land plot for $25. Plot owners need not be present to win the $1,000 prize. Land plot tickets may be purchased at the Bank of Bennington - Manchester branch, at the Cow Plop event prior to 12 p.m. or by calling 802-379-8292.
The Rotary Club of Manchester is an organization of professional men and women who provide scholarships to area youth, support an array of local sports clubs and non-profit organizations, donate dictionaries to local elementary schools, maintain the Shaw's rotary as well as run a renowned international student exchange program.