On Saturday April 10 the Oswego ChildrenÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Theater will hold a fundraiser to bring their production of Ã¢â‚¬Å“JUVIEÃ¢â‚¬Â to the prestigious Michael J. HarmÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Theater Festival Auburn, April 23-25.
This will be the first year the group has been invited to the festival, which will expose the teenage members of the group the wider world of theater. The festival features a number of area high school age theater groups each performing a one act play for adjudication. The troupes are judged on both the acting and technical aspects of the show, and scholarships for outstanding performance are awarded at a banquet at the end of the weekend.
There will be Chicken Barbeque from 12 noon until it is sold out. Dinners are priced at $10. You may purchase advance tickets for the BBQ from members or by calling 342-5265 or 529-1009. Dinners will also be available at the door. Delivery will be available for advance sale tickets.
There will be a Bowl-a-thon from 2-4 in which members of the public can enjoy 2 hours of bowling for the price of $15 dollars, shoe rental included, with a portion of the profit going towards the ChildrenÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Theater.
Throughout the day there will be a Silent Auction of gift baskets on display at Lighthouse Lanes.
The group also has an on going Can and Bottle Drive. Anyone who would like to donate their cans and bottles is invited may bring them to either the Can a lot or Great Lakes redemption centers where there are accounts under the Oswego ChildrenÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Theater. OCT is available for can and bottle pick ups anytime. You may call 342-5265 or 529-1009 to arrange a pick up.