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St. Susan Center
St. Susan Center is proud to announce the 15th Annual Basket Fair! Doors open at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, March 17th (St. Patrick’s Day) at the Jamestown Community College Physical Education Building on Curtis Street in Jamestown. You’ll have three hours to check out the valuable door prizes, visit with friends, enjoy delicious food, bid on a wide selection of wonderful baskets, and learn more about how our local soup kitchen benefits the Jamestown area community.
For $10 you will get 12 Basket Tickets and 2 Door Prize Tickets, or for only $20 you can buy a Super Sheet of tickets that includes 30 Basket Tickets and 4 Door Prize Tickets. Tickets will be available until 1:45 p.m. Winning tickets will be drawn starting at 2:00 p.m.
Guests will have over 115 baskets and gift certificates to choose from including baskets for chocolate lovers, baskets for men, and fun baskets for children along with many wonderful baskets for the ladies. There are three Grand Prizes this year, $ 500 in Cash, 55 Inch Smart TV and a Pair of Kayaks. Grand Prize Tickets are $10.00 each or 3 for $ 25.00.
Throughout the Fair St. Susan Center will have lots of food items on sale at the “Comfort Café,” including pulled pork sandwiches, macaroni and cheese, soups, salads, desserts and a variety of beverages.
The Kids’ Corner will be open the entire time for children to keep busy and have fun. Music will be provided by Prime Time DJ service, spinning sounds that everyone wants to hear.
“Every basket and gift certificate represents the generosity of individuals, churches, businesses, and organizations who have donated to help raise money for our soup kitchen. St. Susan Center continues to make a difference in Jamestown through the kindness and generosity of the community. We want to thank Jamestown Awning and Wegmans for being this year’s Basket Fair sponsors,” said Executive Director Jeffrey Smith.
For more information about the Basket Fair please call 716-664-2253, or visit St. Susan Center’s Facebook page or website at stsusancenter.org.