Farmer’s Electric Cooperative is preparing for an annual charity fundraising event.

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Steve Shoot

Press release from Farmer’s Electric Cooperative:

The 19th annual dinner-auction of Farmers’ Electric’s Area Youth Benefit Fund will be held this Sunday, August 7, at the Chillicothe Elks Lodge. A reception will begin the evening at 5 p.m., followed by dinner at 6 o’clock.

There will be several hundred items offered on silent auctions and the main auction, under the call of Col. Mike miller, will begin around 7:30 p.m. Some of the items on the main auction this year include:

Guitar signed by Eric Clapton

Framed Harry Potter movie photo signed by Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, Rupert Grint

Framed Eagles album cover signed by all band members

14 kt. white gold diamond Angel Wing pendant

Arnold Palmer signed print

Boxing glove signed my Muhammad Ali

Framed autographed Mickey Mantle photo

Baseball signed by Yogi Berra

two condo vacations in Siesta Key, FLA.

Waterford Crystal

Two V.I.P. passes to one day at the 2012 Masters Golf Tournament, Augusta, GA

Zach Greinke dugout jacket and signed baseball

Four tickets to the MU-KU Border War Showdown at Arrowhead Stadium

Four tickets to Lynyrd Skynyrd & Doobie Brothers

Two weekend passes to the Rock of Light music festival

Tickets to the dinner auction must be purchased in advance. For ticket information contact FEC at 646-4281, extension 11.

The AYBF will also hold a golf tournament the next day, August 8, at the Green Hills Golf Course. Only three openings remain for teams, all in the afternoon. Any person wishing to enter a team in the tournament should contact the office and dial extension 20.