The Frankford Rural Fire Department will be hosting its fifth annual Quarter Madness fund raiser on April 5th.  This event promises to follow previous quarter madness events that have been held in the surrounding areas.

Quarter Madness is a fun, fast paced evening of bidding on items that have been donated by local vendors and/or merchants.  These include tupperware, gift cards, cash and many item to numerous to mention

Paddles are purchased at the door for $1 each.  You may purchase as many paddles as you would like for bidding with that evening.

Items are bid on with quarters according to their value.  You may bring your own quarters for bidding or they will be available for purchase at the door.

No item requires more than four quarters for bidding.  While this may sound complicated — it’s actually a lot of fun!!!

Several sample rounds will be played at the beginning so that everyone attending will understand the concept of the event.

Local vendors and merchants have been very generous for this event!  It is guaranteed to be an evening of fun and excitement. Men, women and children are encouraged to attend.  There will be items for bidding on that appeal to all ages.

Directions to the Jennings Opry House:  from Bowling Green take the Frankford Exit at the stop sign make a right turn, then make another right turn at the second stop sign, stay straight on this road to the top of the hill making a right turn with the opry house being on the left.  From Hannibal take the Frankford Exit at the stop sign make a left turn, then make a right turn at the next stop sign, stay straight on this road to the top of the hill making a right turn with the opry house being on the left. Plenty of parking is available.

Doors open at 5:30 pm.  Food will be available from 5:30 – 6:15 pm.  Bidding will begin on the items at 6:30 sharp.

So plan to come out and support this event with dinner and bidding.  The menu for the evening consists of maid-rites, hot dogs, chili dogs, nachos, chips, homemade desserts and drinks.

Questions about this upcoming event may be directed to rural fire department members:  Lee Ann Kelly, 573-754-0034, Mike & Brenda Cook, 573-784-2968, and Lisa Reading, 573-248-4448.

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