Tickets are on sale now for the Elkins Rotary Club's annual Fun Night fundraiser.
The Fun Night is scheduled for 6 to 10 p.m. March 9 at the Beverly Volunteer Fire Department. The theme for the evening is rock and roll, including the 50s, 60s and 70s.
"(Fun Night is) our major fundraiser for the year,"?Hoy Ferguson, Rotary board member in charge of ticket sales.
The Inter-Mountain photo by Beth Christian Broschart
The Elkins Rotary Club is hosting its annual Fun Night from 6 to 10 p.m. March 9 at the Beverly Fire Department. Event chairperson Hoy Ferguson, left, distributes tickets to Rotary members, including Sid Gillispie, right. Advance tickets for the night are available through Davis Trust Company, The Inter-Mountain or any Elkins Rotary Member.
Throughout the year, the Rotary helps to support local schools and libraries with the funds raised during this and other events. Hoy said other organizations also benefit from Rotary contributions.
"There will be music to get out and dance and socialize with other people,"?he said.
Cash and prize giveaways will be conducted through the night including one $1,000 prize, four $250 prizes and eight $100 prizes.
Tickets can be purchased in advance at Davis Trust Company and The Inter-Mountain, or by contacting any Rotary Club member. Tickets are $100 per person or couple.
This is event generates a large amount of funds for the Rotary Club and benefits county schools and libraries.