My Town: Night at the Races in Akron

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AKRON, Ohio – Spend a night at the races and help make families stronger during Greenleaf Family Center’s Night at the Races fundraiser!   The event takes place Saturday, March 10 at Zwisler Hall at St. Sebastian Church, 476 Mull Avenue in Akron.

Doors open at 5:30 p.m.  Dinner begins at 6:00 p.m. and post time is 7:00 p.m.  The night will include horse racing and raffles.  The cost is $15 in advance and $20 at the door.  Purchase and name a horse for $20, if it wins a race, you win $50! You don’t have to be present to win.

Tickets and horses can be purchased by calling at (330) 376-9494 ext 255.
Dinner and dessert will be provided by Outback Steakhouse. BYOB.

Proceeds benefit Greenleaf Family Center which helps strengthen families through counseling, education, and support.

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