Upcoming fundraisers

5:04 PM, May 24, 2013  |  Comments
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Celebrity Bartending: 6 p.m., Green Bay Distillery, 835 Potts Ave., Ashwaubenon. Pro football players Jordy Nelson, Mason Crosby, Davon House and Chris Jacke tend bar to raise funds to support the CP Center. Silent and live auctions, appetizer buffet, raffle. $50 per person includes commemorative pint glass. (920) 337-1122.


Northeastern Wisconsin Arthritis Walk: 8 a.m., DeBroux Park, 2900 Brighton Place, Bellevue. One- or 3-mile walk. Dogs welcome. Children's activities include face painting, balloon artists. Entertainment by radio station The Wolf 104.9. Silent auction. Register at awnortheasternwi.kintera.org. (920) 330-0592.

Green Bay Family Fun Run: Jared Gehm Memorial: 7:30 a.m. registration, warmup and stretch, 9 a.m. run, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 651 Pinehurst Ave, Green Bay. In memory of Jared Gehm, a Preble High School student and enthusiastic cross country and track and field team member. Proceeds fund scholarships for students who participated in cross country or ran distance for track in high school. Day of: $8 children's run, $15 5K, or $50 family. Discounts available for early registrations. (920) 406-8050, www.familyfunrun.org.

PetWalk: 8 a.m. registration,9:30 a.m. Walk begins and ends at Bay Area Humane Society, 1830 Radisson St., Green Bay, and goes through the Wildlife Sanctuary. Registration free; participants encouraged to raise funds. Register online or by mail prior to the event and begin collecting donations. (920) 469-3110, www.bayareahumanesociety.com or email info@petwalkgb.com.

June 2

LCpl Dean Opicka Motorcycle Ride: 10:30 a.m. leaves Luxemburg-Casco Midlle School, 619 Church Ave., Casco. Stops at Janda's Bar, Iron Buffalo Saloon, and Burdick's Bar & Grill. Ends at the ballpark. $15 driver plus $5 passenger. Bikes and cars welcome. Proceeds support local scholarship and hardship gifts. (920) 883-7029.

June 3

Keith Morgan Memorial LTF Golf Classic: Noon, Royal Scot Golf Course, 4831 Church Road, New Franken. $125 per person or $500 per team. (920) 475-6599, www.littlesttumor.org.

June 6

Bark 'n Blue Benefit: 6-9 p.m., St. Brendan's Inn, Green Bay. Green Bay Police Department officers and their four-legged partners. Police dog demonstrations. Music by Officer Joel Ryan. St. Brendan's will donate a portion of the food and beverage proceeds to the K9 force. Free admission. (920) 562-4545., heatherheil@gmail.com.

June 8

Old Crow Bar Bicycle Poker Run: 10 a.m. registration, 11 a.m. ride begins. Events and stops along the route, prizes for winning poker hands. Proceeds benefit New Beginnings Work & Training Center and Oconto County Humane Society. (920) 834-7026 or email penny.helmle@co.oconto.wi.us.

Jerry Parins Cruise for Cancer: 9 a.m. registration, 11 a.m. Motorcycle ride begins at Green Bay's Vandervest Harley-Davidson to Vandervest Harley-Davidson in Peshtigo and then to Lambeau Field for the post-ride party. $20 donation per driver, $15 per passenger. Post-ride party begins at 3 p.m. at Lambeau Field North Loft, accessed through the Bellin Health Gate. Food and drink for purchase, auctions, and Packers autographs for $10 donation. All proceeds benefit Northeastern Wisconsin families battling cancer. To collect pledges, go to www.cruiseforcancer.org.

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