The Boys & Girls Club of Cape Cod To Hold Outside BBQ & Auction, Thursday June 17
Update, June 16:
The Boys & Girls Club has added a FREE Beer & Wine Tasting to their BBQ Dinner outside at the Boys & Girls Club of Cape Cod on THIS Thursday,June 17 5-7:30pm! Its included in your reservation, along with dinner, live music, games, and a silent auction, so SIGN UP TO TODAY!!! Reservations $50.
Thanks to Cape Cod Market – you know them as Andy’s, Teaticket Market, and Canterbury Market – there will be tasting tables sponsored by Martignetti, Horizon Beverage, Ruby wines, and Bacardi, with more coming!
Original Press Release:
This year the Boys & Girls Club of Cape Cod will be holding their Annual Dinner as an informal outside BBQ Dinner with all the fixings at the Boys & Girls Club, located at 31 Frank E. Hicks Drive, in Mashpee, from 5-7:30pm. This is going to fun evening of food, drink, LIVE music by Ron & Mary Larivee, games, a silent auction, tours of the Kraft Family Boys & Girls Club Clubhouse, and a chance to play like a kid at the Boys & Girls Club!
“When was the last time you played foosball or bumper pool? Or danced to live music under the stars? Our guests will have the opportunity to do all of these things,” said Ruth Provost, the Boys & Girls Club Executive Director
The Club will also be honoring their 2021 Youth of the Year, Alexis Bryant, and the two 2021 Youth of the Year Finalists, Cheyenne Hendricks and Maggie Connolly and Linda and Bill Zammer, Mashpee Pops, and Ted Breen, along with their program staff, Lloyd Wilson, Jorge Mendes, Cathy Bowmar, and Mike Landers, who worked tirelessly throughout the entire pandemic to provide programs and to keep kids connected to each other and to a familiar routine.
Tickets are $50 each and include a full BBQ dinner of chicken, hamburgers and hot dogs, chowder, salads, amazing desserts, beer, wine, and soda, along with live music, games, fun, Club tours, and a silent auction. Tickets for the BBQ can be purchased online here: https://tinyurl.com/fbacdj58 or by calling the Boys & Girls Club of Cape Cod at 508-477-8845
In addition to dinner, the Boys & Girls Club has launched an online auction that will finish at the BBQ on June 17, among the 40 items being auctioned are a lobster dinner for 6 delivered to your house, many gift baskets, passes to Water Wizz, and gift certificates to places like the Flying Bridge, Water Wizz, the 1856 Country Store and Ziggy’s Automotive. You can view, and bid on, the auction here:
“Your support means much to us and our kids,” added Provost, “especially now as we recover from the pandemic. COVID 19 has impacted our fundraising and our ability to serve our kids, and It is our deep hope that the community will continue to support our kids and families through these trying times by buying a ticket, going to the online auction, or by making a donation to help us with provide programs to serve Cape Cod’s kids, both in person and via online virtual programming,” she added. “Gifts can be made on online at our website, www.BoysGirlsClubCapeCod.org or by sending a check to Boys & Girls Club of Cape Cod, PO Box 895, Mashpee, MA 02649
The Boys & Girls Club of Cape Cod is centrally located on the Upper Cape near the Mashpee Rotary and Mashpee Commons off of Route 151 on 31 Frank E. Hicks Drive behind the Mashpee Police & Fire Stations, and opened in 1999 with huge support from the community. It now serves over 1,000 Cape Cod children and teens, providing homework assistance, mentoring, tutoring, drug & alcohol resistance programs, STEM programs, character & leadership programs, and classes and clubs in sports, recreation, mathematics, chess, and dozens of other subjects. 508-477-8845; Website: www.BoysGirlsClubCapeCod.org ; email: info@BoysGirlsClubCapeCod.org ; Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BoysandGirlsClubofCapeCod