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The Belmont Rotary Club will hold its annual crab feed and auction fundraiser this Saturday, Feb. 4, at the . The funds raised at the crab feed help support the Rotary's projects and programs.
Tickets are $50 per person and include all-you-can eat crab; live, silent and dessert auctions, and a raffle. No-host cocktails and silent auction begin at 6:00 p.m., and dinner is served at 7:00 p.m. with the live to follow. Auctioneer and Rotarian Tom Diridon promises an eventful evening.
Locally, over the past year, the Belmont Rotary Club awarded more than $20,000 in scholarships to graduating seniors from and high schools; distributed dictionaries to third graders in the community; helped improve the playground equipment at ; volunteered monthly at the dining room; packed food at ; subsidized needy families with children enrolled in Footsteps After School Care; and donated toys to the . In April, local Rotarians will begin upgrading the playground and picnic area in .
The Belmont Rotary Club always welcomes new members; they meet each Monday for luncheon meetings at in Belmont. Prospective members are invited to join in on the luncheon, which begins at 12:15 p.m. The 40+ Belmont Rotarians join more that 1.2 million other members worldwide.
What: Belmont Rotary Club Annual Crab Feed
When: Saturday, Feb. 4 at 6:00 p.m.
Where: Twin Pines Senior & Community Center, 20 Twin Pines Lane
Cost: $50/person; includes all-you-can-eat crab, pasta, and salad
How to buy tickets: Call Sirinee Tippakorn at 802-8504
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