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MEEKER I The sixth annual “Spring Gala” healthcare fundraiser is rapidly approaching.
This year’s event will continue the tradition of a great time while raising funds in support of community scholarships as well as many local healthcare programs and services.
The event will be held May 18 at the Freeman E. Fairfield Center and will feature entertainment by the Matt Holliday Band as well as casino tables for blackjack, craps and Texas hold-’em. Tickets are $40 per person.
Activities include a longest golfing drive competition, a putting course and attendees can have their portrait taken.
Ladies are encouraged to wear their best hat for the hat contest and gentlemen are asked to wear their best golf attire.
This year’s prizes include a foursome at Aspen Glen Golf Course in in Carbondale, a Jack Nicklaus-designed golf course; a weekend stay at the Hyatt at Beaver Creek, with choice of golf or spa activities; and large potted flowers.
The three-course meal includes an hors d’oeuvres buffet, choice of a double pork chop or grilled airline chicken breast and a dessert buffet, all prepared by the chefs from Elk Creek, Rio Blanco and Marvine ranches.
Reservations must be made by Monday with Jamie Wood at firstname.lastname@example.org or with Margie Joy at 970-878-9317 or email@example.com.
The event is being put on by Pioneers Medical Center and the Pioneers Healthcare Foundation.