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Community Benefit Auction | Kiwanis have planned an exciting afternoon

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TAHOE/TRUCKEE, Calif. and#8212; The 21st Annual Kiwanis Community Benefit Auction and Wine Tasting spring gala will be held will be hosted by Sunnyside Restaurant and Lodge, Sunday, May 6, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Guests will enjoy deluxe appetizers and sip premium wines with such fine wineries as Joel Gott, Truchard, Heitz Cellar, Ravenswood and Trinchero Family Estate .

Ticket prices this year are a great value at $30 per person in advance or $35 per person at the door. Tickets are available from any Kiwanis member and at Mother Natureand#8217;s Cabin Fever, 551 North Lake Blvd., Tahoe City or call 530-583-8143. Tickets can now be purchased online at goo.gl/xCfuo. Dress is Tahoe casual with spring flair.

The annual Kiwanis Community Benefit Auction supports a wide range of community and school programs such as: Boys and Girls Club; North Tahoe High and middle school sports and music programs; Excellence in Education Foundation; Arts for the Schools; Disabled Sports Far West USA; food for local families in need; Concerts in the Park at Commons Beach; Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts; annual four-year higher education scholarships; Big A (after school program) and Parents Night Out (childcare).

More than $50,000 in goods and services will be offered along with premium wines and sumptuous appetizers. Look for vacations to exotic places, golf and dining packages, home maintenance services, clothing, jewelry and accessories. All proceeds benefit local youth and social service programs.

Plan to attend the Annual Kiwanis Community Benefit Auction and Wine Tasting and support the Kiwanis Club of North Lake Tahoe.

This event is sure to sell out so get your tickets now. Contact Auction Chair Nick Ratto at 530-587-3503 or nick.ratto@hubinternational.com.

and#8212; Submitted to aedgett@sierrasun.com