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‘Game Night’ fundraiser April 26 in Dixon

Published: Thursday, April 17, 2014 1:15 a.m. CDT

DIXON – The fourth annual Donnie Melendrez “Game Night” Memorial Fundraiser, a benefit for Peoria St. Jude Children’s Cancer Center, will be April 26 at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 506 W. Third St.

There will be a euchre tournament at 1 p.m., and a Texas Hold ’em poker tournament, with a $50 buy-in, at 4:30 p.m. Players can sign up an hour before each tournament. There is no admission fee.

There will be a chance to win a limo night package with free drinks and appetizers from area bars, and a ride in a limousine from Red Carpet Limo. Chances to win will be $10 each.

Dixon Sewer Department worker Donald E. “Donnie” Melendrez was 65 when he died of cancer on Aug. 15, 2009. 

For more information, call 815-622-6799.

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