Emerson Betterment Committee To Hosts First-Ever Banquet, Proceeds To Assist Veteran’s Memorial

EMERSON – A silent and live auction will feature several items with a portion of the proceeds in a northeast Nebraska community going towards a Veteran’s Memorial.

According to a release from the Emerson Betterment Committee, the group will be hosting their inaugural banquet featuring silent/live auctions this weekend.

From the Sacred Heart Gym in Emerson, the banquet will be held on Saturday, January 22. A social will begin at 5 p.m. with the meal to follow around 7 p.m.

Cost for tickets will be $30 for adults; $15 for those 12 and under or $200 for a table of eight. Only 30 table prices have been reserved as all other seats will be sold as single tickets.

Contact any Emerson Betterment Committee member for tickets, call Val Mathis at 402-318-1626 or Austin Gutzmann at 712-899-3707 with any questions.

Items included in the auctions will be a Weatherby VanGuard First Lite .308 WIN; Browning X-Bolt Western Hunter Long Range 6.5 Creedmoor; Saur 100 Classic XT .243 WIN; over 15 guns; Pedal Tractor; Home Décor; two night hotel stay and Zoo Membership.