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Organization sets up fundraisers

Thursday, October 15, 2009

Christmas In The Park will conduct fundraisers in the upcoming weeks.

The first fundraiser will be "A Night At the Manor," which will again be at the "Poor Farm Market" at 3546 E County Road 100 S in Center Point.

The haunted event will run from 8 p.m.-11 p.m., on Oct. 16, 17, 23, 24, 30 and 31. Tickets are $8 per person.

The second fundraiser will be a silent/live Christmas Auction, scheduled to take place Nov. 7, at the V.F.W. Post 1127, located on South Depot Street.

The silent auction is from 4 p.m.-9 p.m. Dinner will start at 4:30 p.m. and features pork loin, cheesy potatoes, green beans and baked beans. Desserts will also be available. The live auction begins at 6:30 p.m. V.F.W.'s live band, Midwest Play Boys, will perform from 8 p.m.-12 a.m.

Tickets are $8 per person.

Recently, the committee purchased a Santa House, which is now set on the north side of the swimming pool at Forest Park.

The organization is currently int he process of having the inside of the house finished with heat, electricity, insulation and flooring.

In addition, some outside work still needs to be completed.

Christmas In The Park hopes to have the Santa House ready for the upcoming Christmas season.

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