Upcoming fundraisers in Green Bay

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Feb. 17

Benefit for Cooper Snyder: Noon-6 p.m., Vandervest Harley-Davidson of Green Bay, 1966 Velp Ave., Howard. Kids' activities, raffles, and auctions. $10 per person or $25 per family.

Feb. 21

Scrabble Bee for Literacy Green Bay: 5:30 p.m. registration, 6-9 p.m., The Swan Club at Legends Brewhouse, 875 Heritage Road, Ledgeview. John Maino emcees the informal tournament played among teams using 100 tiles and a Scrabble board. Family-style dinner, auctions, raffles, cash bar and prizes. Sponsor a table for eight players, $400. Board sponsorships and game sponsorships also available. Lynda, (920) 655-7655, email ldrews@literacygreenbay.org or register online at www.literacygreenbay.org.

Feb. 22

Soup 'n Suds: 6:30-10 p.m., Radisson Hotel & Conference Center, 2040 Airport Drive, Three Clans Ballroom, Green Bay. Live music by Fat Brass. Auctions. Craft beers paired with soups and signature dishes. Hosted by The First Tee. Proceeds benefit programs promoting life skills and values using the game of golf. $40 advance, $50 at the door. (920) 606-6607, www.thefirstteenew.org.

Big Brothers Big Sisters Bowl for Kids' Sake: 7:30 p.m., Ashwaubenon Bowling Alley, 2929 Allied St., Ashwaubenon. $75 minimum pledges. (920) 336-0400, www.bbbsnew.org.

Feb. 23

March of Dimes Evening of Chance: 6 p.m., Stadium View, 1963 Holmgren Way, Green Bay. Casino Night includes roulette, blackjack, craps and Texas Hold 'em, music, appetizers and dessert buffet. $30, or $50 per couple. (920) 498-1989.

Feb. 24

Daytona 500 Party Fundraiser: 11 a.m., Stadium View, 1963 Holmgren Way, Green Bay. Watch the Great American Race live on four 10-foot screens and six large-screen TVs. Food, beverages. Silent auction, raffles, door prizes. Doors open an hour before race starts. Proceeds benefit programs and services of Options for Independent Living. $20. www.optionsil.com, (920) 465-1515.

Feb. 25

JOSHUA Fundraiser: 4-8 p.m., The Pizza Ranch, 2206 Main St., Green Bay. Volunteers from Justice Organization Sharing Hope United for Action will solicit donations and the organization receives a share of the restaurant's proceeds. (920) 362-1511, joshua4justice@gmail.com.

Feb. 26

The Cat's Pajamas Vocal Band: 7:30 p.m., De Pere High School auditorium, 1700 Chicago St., De Pere. Tickets, $15 or $10. Proceeds benefit school's vocal arts programs. (920) 337-1020, Ext. 4569, tlang@depere.k12.wi.us.

March 2

Miracles for Michelle cancer benefit: 3-10 p.m., Screamin' Head Buzz, 788 Armed Forces Drive, Ashwaubenon. Cancer benefit for Michelle Tingley. Bake sale, raffles, auctions, kids area, food. Live music by Shaker and the Egg, Higher Ground and Replica. Guest emcee Tom Monahan. $5, free younger than 12. (920) 619-6024.

March 8

River Roots Concert: 7 p.m. at Meyer Theatre, 117 S. Washington St., Green Bay. Featuring three Avenue artists who grew up in cities along the Fox River: Benjamin Olson, Sam Brooker and Hillary Reynolds Band. $35 donation, free to 2013 Avenue members. Fundraiser concert for nonprofit 91.1 The Avenue, to Build a Community of Generosity. (877) 508-9191, www.AvenueRadio.com.

March 9

St. Baldrick's Head Shaving Event: Noon-4 p.m., Preble High School, 2222 Deckner Ave, Green Bay. Free, family-oriented afternoon to advance the fight against childhood cancer. Silent auction, raffles, children's games, food and head shavings. Free admission. Volunteers, barbers, and shavees needed. John Miller, (920) 265-5014 or email jmiller@bsagb.com. www.stbaldricks.org.

March 16

WINE: Behind The Curtain: 6-9 p.m., Meyer Theatre, 117 S. Washington St., Green Bay. More than 25 winery aficionados, winemakers, and winery tasting room hospitality workers will pour samples of white, red, rosé, and dessert wines, paired with cuisine from area restaurateurs. Fundraisers takes place in every part of the building, and include a behind-the-scenes tour. Entertainment by the Stellanovas. $35.

March 17

Fine Arts Celebration, Dinner, Show and Fundraiser: 1 p.m., Romy's Holiday Inn-Kelly Lake. Chicken and tips dinner, raffles, silent auction. Music by St. Norbert College Knights On Broadway. Oconto Falls High School fundraiser. $40. (920) 848-7469, www.ocontofallsfriendsofthearts.com.

March 30

Sandy Hook Elementary School Benefit & Community Awareness Event: 1-5 p.m. , Harmony Café Green Bay. Local musicians Mike Magee, Dave Duffey, Greg Mcmonagle, and Blues Talk provide entertainment. Guest speakers. Healing Arts and Community Awareness room. Silent auction. Proceeds go to Newtown Memorial Fund. Amy Mazzariello at amy@readersloft.com or visit http://newtownmemorialfund.org.

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