North Webster Community Center Heart of the Community Charity Auction and Raffle will be occurring from 5 to 9:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 7, with a dinner scheduled from 5 to 7:30 p.m., at the NWCC.
Tickets can be purchased in advance for $25, or $30 at the door. Tickets include a chance to win raffle prizes in addition to enjoying the dinner, a cash bar and the live and silent auctions.
Hundreds of items will be available to bid on during both the live and silent auctions. Raffle prizes will be announced during the event with the grand prize being a choice between $12,000; a 2017 Polaris Ranger 570 EPS Black Pearl utility task vehicle, donated by Loose Moose Motor Sports; or a 2016 Sylvan 8520 Cruise-N-Fish pontoon with a Yamaha 50 horsepower four-stroke engine, donated by Pro Wake Watersports.
Other raffle items include the second prize — $200 in groceries per month for a year at New Market — and third prize — $100 in gasoline per month for a year at Freedom Express. There is no need to be present to win.
This year’s event is sponsored by Bart’s Watersports, Freedom Express, Loose Moose Motorsports, New Market, Pro Wake Watersports and the town of North Webster. The dinner and bar service will be provided by The Sleepy Owl, and Brian Wuthrich with Hahn Auctioneers Inc. will lead the live auction.
All proceeds benefit NWCC operations. Tickets are available at several local businesses and through NWCC board of directors.
For information, visit www.nwcommunitycenter.com or call NWCC Director Erin Smith at (574) 834-1600, ext. 221.