Courtesy photo A few items to be auctioned during the silent and live auction.

Courtesy photo
A few items to be auctioned during the silent and live auction.

Ely’s Chapter C P.E.O. is having its fifth annual spring fund raiser, entitled “Art and More … An Auction”. The event will take place Friday, April 29, at the Bristlecone Convention Center beginning at 6:30 p.m. Advance tickets are $10 at Economy Drug Store, White Pine Chamber of Commerce, and the Bristlecone Convention Center or by calling 775-296-1040. Tickets purchased at the door will be $12.
As the name implies, auction items are not limited to art. Some of these include a pair of Vortex Viper HD 10 x 50 binoculars from Sportsworld, a 2-night stay at the Strater Hotel in Durango, CO with 2 tickets on the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad, an Arches Scenic Air Tour for 2 passengers on Redtail Aviation, and a certificate to the CasaBlanca Casino Resort in Mesquite, NV. A no-host bar and hors d’oeuvres will be provided. Attendees can browse both silent and live auction items and the live auction will begin at 7 p.m.
Proceeds from this event will provide scholarships for local high school graduates living in White Pine County as in previous years. Come enjoy a fun evening with friends and family while supporting education in White Pine County.
P.E.O. is a philanthropic organization where women celebrate the advancement of women; educate women through scholarships, grants, awards, loans, and stewardship of Cottey College; and motivate women to achieve their highest aspirations.