Local Lions to host golf tournament

Dave Ogilvie
Emo correspondent

The Fort Frances Lions Club and the Fort Frances Voyageur Lions Club are hosting a golf tournament at Kitchen Creek on Saturday, June 23 starting at 9 a.m.
The entry fee of $100 each, or $400 for a four-person team, includes 18 holes of golf, use of a cart, and supper.
There will be a chance to win a car with a hole-in-one, as well as putting and driving contests. Prizes for all!
All proceeds from this event will go to KidSport and Special Olympics.
To enter, call David Beach (276-0464) or Rick McDougall (274-7848), or contact David my e-mailing davebeach321@gmail.com
So get some friends together for a great day of fun, friendship, and prizes–and help the Lions raise money for their various charities.
This event is limited to the first 36 registered teams

The Royal Canadian Legion Br. #99 in Emo will be hosting a prime rib supper this Saturday (May 26) from 5:30-8 p.m. at the Emo Arena in conjunction with the annual Emo Walleye Class Tournament.
Tickets cost $25 each and are available at the Emo Legion, with a limited number being printed.
Come out and support the Legion while watching the anglers arrive from their last day of fishing.

The next “Country Jam” will be held this Friday (May 25) at the Emo Legion. Come out and bring a friend for an evening of good ol’ country music, dancing, and socializing.
Admission is $2. The bar also will be open and snacks can be purchased from the kitchen.
New musicians are always welcome. Just bring your own electronic gear and be prepared to start playing at around 7 p.m.

The Rainy River-Baudette Border Lions are raffling off a fantastic pontoon boat in conjunction with the annual Rainy River Walleye Tournament.
It is a 16-foot Alumacraft Trekker, complete with a Shoreland’r trailer and a 20 h.p. Yamaha motor. This wonderful prize has been provided by Tompkins Hardware in Emo and is valued at $44,000.
Second prize in the draw is $1,500 while third prize is $500.
Proceeds will be given to the Rainy River Curling Club and the club’s Fire Relief Project.
Tickets cost $20 each so be sure to pick up yours and help support projects in the Rainy River area.
The draw will be made during the RRWT in September.