Tuesday, May 6, 2003

Chamber gets ready for auction



By Erica Solvig
The Cincinnati Enquirer

MASON - More than 450 people are expected to place their bids Wednesday at the Mason-Landen-Kings Chamber of Commerce's auction.

IF YOU GO
What: The 14th annual Mason-Landen-Kings Chamber of Commerce auction
When: Wednesday
Where: Manor House Banquet and Conference Center, 7440 Mason-Montgomery Road in Mason
Schedule: Silent auction kicks off at 5:30 p.m.; buffet dinner is served from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Live auction starts at 8 p.m
The event is free and open to the public.

Among the items up for bidding:

• A $100 credit toward a racecar driving class at the Richard Petty Driving School.

• A three-hour limo ride.

• Reds tickets and parking passes.

• A $200 savings bond.

• A membership to the driving range at the Golf Center at Kings Island.

• Four box seats for the Western Southern Tennis Masters semifinals.

Chamber president John Harris expects the auction to generate $20,000 to $30,000.

The money funds scholarships for students as well as chamber operating expenses.

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