Civil War football dinner

Oregon State boosters plan dinner fundraiser in Bend

Published Nov 8, 2011 at 04:00AM

The 10th annual Central Oregon Civil War dinner and auction fundraising event, presented by the Central Oregon Beaver Athletic Student Fund, is set for Monday, Nov. 21, in Bend.

The dinner and auction, held each year preceding the Oregon State vs. Oregon college football Civil War game, will take place this year at Bend Golf and Country Club.

Bob De Carolis, director of athletics at Oregon State University, is the planned guest speaker for the event, which begins at 5 p.m. with a no-host social. A silent auction will take place from 5 to 6:45 p.m. Dinner is set for 6:15 p.m., and a live auction is scheduled for 7:30 p.m.

Auction items include sideline passes for the 2012 OSU football season, 2012 Beaver football tickets and Oregon State men’s basketball passes.

Cost of the dinner is $35 per person. All reservations must be made by Nov. 17. Those registered by this Thursday will be entered in a prize drawing.

Reservations are available by calling the BASF office at 541-737-2370 or by going to the BASF events page at www.osubeavers.com under the “donate” tab.

Table sponsorships are available, and donations for the auctions are still being accepted. For more information, email gobeavsbasf@bendbroadband.com or contact Carol Connolly at 541-410-4094.

— Bulletin staff report