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Annual poker run Saturday to benefit veterans charities

Published: Tuesday, May 21, 2013 1:15 a.m. CDT

STERLING – The American Legion Riders’ seventh annual poker run to benefit the LaSalle Veterans Home and other veterans charities begins with registration from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday at Cochran’s Pub, formerly Dyl’s Deli, 13464 Galt Road.

The cost is $10 per hand, with a 50 percent payback. All vehicles are welcome.

The last vehicle will be in at 5:30 p.m. at the Rock Falls American Legion, 712 Fourth Ave. There will be a 50/50 drawing, a raffle of a Mossberg Maverick 12-gauge pump shotgun for $10 a ticket, and other raffle prizes, as well as door prizes and food.

Call 678-463-9478, 815-499-0094, or 815-499-8096 for more information.

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