The Marquette Neighborhood Association will hold its annual Chili Dinner to raise money for the Peat-Piper scholarships on Saturday, March 7th at the Wilmar Center. Dinner served from 5-9:00 pm. The North Westerns, an old time jazz/western swing band, will provide music from 7-8:30 pm.
MNA’s annual Chili Dinner offers meat & veggie chilis and all the fixin’s, donated by the Wil-Mar Neighborhood Center, Lazy Jane’s, Eldorado Grill, Batch Bakehouse, Madison Sourdough, Smokin’ Cantina, Jenifer Street Market, Star Liquor and Ground Zero. Tickets are $10 for adults and $6 for pre-teens.
The North Westerns, an old time jazz/western swing band,, will provide music from 7-8:30 pm.
The MNA/Peat-Piper Scholarship Fund awards four $1000 scholarships to students graduating from high school or its equivalent. The scholarships provide money for post-secondary education for children with “significant ties” to the Marquette Neighborhood who demonstrate financial need. Significant ties may include having lived, worked, volunteered, attended school, or participated in community programming in the Marquette Neighborhood.
Hope to see you there!