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Bands wanted for Toys for Tots

Published: Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014 1:15 a.m. CST

ROCK FALLS – Area bands are needed to perform at a Sept. 28 fundraiser for Toys for Tots at the Whiskey Barrel, 305 W. Second St.

The event includes a motorcycle run at noon. The cost is $10 per person, and the ride starts and leaves from the Whiskey Barrel. Entrants can register from 10 to 11:30 a.m. that day, or call Terol McCarty.

Activities also begin at noon. The admission cost is an unwrapped child’s gift valued at $10 or more. Pulled pork, baked beans, and chips will be available for $5.

There also will be a two-person-team beanbag tournament. Registration will be at noon and the starting time at 12:30 p.m. The cost is $10 per person. For information, call Miguel Herrera at 815-441-6498.

Raffles and 50/50 drawings also are planned. The tickets are $1 each, $5 for six, or $10 for an arm’s-length.

The goal of the event is to raise money for holiday presents for children.

To register a band, enter the motorcycle run, or for more information, call McCarty at 815-441-3655.

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