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2016 Alec Catherwood Memorial Benefit - "Bikes and Bands"

Byron Motosports Park 2525 E. Ash Road in Byron, IL
Benefit in memory of LCpl Alec E. Catherwood, 19, USMC, KIA Afghanistan 10-14-10.

Event will be Saturday, May 7 from 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. Admission is $5.

*Bounce House
*Silent Auction
*Beer Tent
*50/50 Raffle
*Brats sold by Headon's Market

Bags (Cornhole) Tournament:
$20/team of 2
Registration begins at noon, tournament begins at 2:30 p.m.
1st place team (in each bracket) wins $50
Single elimination
Brackets: 17 and under, 18 and over.

Live music begins at 1:00 p.m.
Bands: Destination Unknown, Haf Bitten Moon, Mike and Adam

Motorcycle Ride: $20 (fee includes admission to event)
Approx. 50 miles
Registration: 9:30 AM
Stands Up: 10:25 a.m.

Register early for ride or tournament or both at: www.bikesandbands.wix/benefitevents

Proceeds benefit the Alec Catherwood Memorial Scholarship Foundation

Call 815-520-1770 or 731-363-3616 for more information.

A Benefit For Kathy Coleman: A Breast Cancer Benefit

Fraternal Order of Eagles 3829 11th St Rockford, IL 61109
Our friend Kathy Coleman was diagnosed with breast cancer in August 2015. She has since had a mastectomy, lymph node removal and sixteen rounds of chemotherapy. Our goal is to raise money to help with medical bills. $5 donation at the door, $5 per plate of food, kids under 8 free. Door prizes, raffles, silent auction, bake sale, custom t-shirts, cash bar available.