our chapter's 20th Anniversary!
To celebrate, we put on a Casino Night
for our members.
In September we started by handing out "Save
the Date" cards.
We followed up in October by announcing we were looking for
In November, we asked:
"Where in the
of our membership asking for help in finding previous
After touring several locations, we picked
Noto's Old World Italian Dining, a locally owned restaurant for our event. We
hired another local company to supply the gaming tables, the dealers, the chips
and everything else needed. We had food stations rather than a formal sit-down
dinner. There was plenty to choose from with appetizers, a carving station, a
pasta station and a dessert and coffee station. And, of course, a cash
Once we were done eating & visiting, it was
Texas Hold'em, Blackjack, Roulette,
And when the gaming was done, it was time to turn in your chips for
tickets to be placed in the bags for the 50/50 raffle in support of our new
charity, "The Kids' Food Basket".
Before choosing winners...a few words & the
presentation of the 20-Year Certificate by Pat Monea.The winner, Pat Monea,
donated his winnings right back to the kids. Thanks Pat! And the kids thank you
Click here to view the Powerpoint presentation.
We made goodie bags for each of our guests. They included
this bag of real dice and chocolate "poker" chips.
They also included this pack of custom playing cards with
our chapter name and the event on them.
Good bags are ready!