Thursday, March 6, 2014

Upcoming Events 3/8 - Baseball Can Fulfill Kids' Dreams

Two MKE events use baseball to fulfill kids' dreams
Though it may not seem like it here in Milwaukee, Spring Training is almost over and time to get the real season started for MLB. Seemingly in anticipation of the start of the season, two charitable events this weekend are baseball-focused:

3/8 Grand Slam Charity Jam â
March 8, 2014 5:00 p.m. Kapco, Inc., and Major League Baseball Hall of Famer Robin Yount announce the fourth annual  Grand Slam Charity Jam.  The fundraising event to benefit Camp Hometown Heroes will be  held on Saturday, March 8, from 5:00­p.m.-11:15 p.m. at Potawatomi Bingo Casino. The evening begins with a VIP and celebrity dinner party in Potawatomi’s Expo Center. Funds raised will benefit Camp Hometown Heroes, a free national weeklong summer camp  hosted in Wisconsin for children who’ve lost a loved one who served in the U.S. military. For  more information about Camp Hometown Heroes, please visit www.hometownheroes.org.

3/8 Monte Carlo Night for Rockhounds @ Big Dogs Sports Grill â, ¢
March 8, 2014 6:00 p.m. Great benefit, Monte Carlo Games, Auction, Silent Auction, Prizes, Beer & Food. DJ music. Money raised benefits the renovation of the 5 baseball diamonds on 99th and Silver Spring, for the kids it's called the Dog Pound. $40 Tickets. Free just to come to bar. Big Dogs Sports Grill
9427 W. Greenfield Ave. West Allis, WI 53214 414-476-9055 http://bigdogssportsgrill.com

These and other events are listed on the events calendar, check back often for events by and for men.