Poker run slated
Posted: Tuesday, October 7, 2008 7:29 pm
The Messenger. 10.07.08
Jones-Walker Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4862 ladies auxiliary in Union City will host the third annual cancer aid and research Poker run Saturday, beginning with a blessing of the bikes at 10:45 a.m. at the post home on North Clover Street.
Kick stands will go up at 11 and riders will go from post to post to help support fellow veterans. The first stop will be in Trenton, then on to Humboldt and then to Milan.
Poker hands are $10, with the first and last card drawn at the local post. Best hand wins $100 and worst hand wins $25.
There will be several drawings throughout the day for prizes and a meal will be provided when riders return to the local post.
There will be an auction at 6 p.m. locally and Chris Saddler will provide karaoke from 9 p.m. until midnight. Those attending can enjoy singing and dancing during the evening.
All proceeds will go to cancer aid and research.