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North Lamar High School students, Sydney Chadwick (seated), along with Brandon Clark and Kathleen Dawson (in back) gather around a table of items that will be open for bid at the North Lamar Education Foundation Scholarship Fundraiser this Saturday night. Doors will open at 6 p.m. at the Love Civic Center for NLEF supporters to mix and mingle through the silent auction while sampling tailgate food. For those who enjoy wrangling over select popular items, the live auction will begin at 8 p.m.
Families will find something for everyone. Silent auction categories will be labeled to help guests bargain over the things they favor. Items that will catch the shopper’s eye include: Coin Toss Spirit Basket for the North Lamar vs. Paris game; NASCAR package for two; Graduation Package that includes reserved seating and parking and photo session; autographed collectables; Duck Dynasty Basket; North Lamar spirit wear; holiday décor; and homemade delectables.
New to this year’s live auction items include a crappie dinner for twenty, Dallas Mavericks vs. Houston Rockets package, an AKC registered British Lab puppy, laptop computer/tablet combo, and Dale Hanson golf package for four.
Popular items returning for competitive bidding are naming a street sign on the North Lamar campus, a Corpus Christi Condo package, and three dinners for twenty. The dinners include pulled pork barbecue on tortillas with all the trimmings cooked by Jim Davis, burger baskets from Burgerland, and a Scholl Brothers BBQ meal.
Tickets may be purchased at any North Lamar campus for $20 or $10 for students. At the door, tickets will be $25 and $15. For more information or to learn about additional ways to give, call 903.737.2000 or 903.737.2003 x 1501.