Claremore Daily Progress

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April 9, 2014

Claremore jazz bands to host annual Jazz Coffeehouse event Friday

CLAREMORE —

The Claremore High School jazz band and Will Rogers Junior High jazz band will present the eighth annual Jazz Coffeehouse event Friday at the Robson Performing Arts Center, Black Box Theater.
Doors open at 6 p.m. and the WRJH band performs at 6:30 p.m., followed by the high school band at 7:30 p.m.
Tickets are $3 at the door and include coffee and dessert. Funds will go towards the Claremore Band Boosters Association. The group supports Claremore school bands and color guards in purchasing music, equipment, wardrobes, etc. for students.
The event will include a live and silent auction, both offering a chance to win gift packages and homemade desserts from local restaurants. New to be auctioned this year are several baskets, created by students and their parents. 
Themed baskets, sold at the live and silent auctions include: spa treatments donated by Stonebrook Spa, a photography session valued at $175 by Kristen Blessing Photography, an Apple product basket, a movie night basket, a Branson “stay-and-play” package with four tickets to Silver Dollar City and $100 Visa gift card, a Oklahoma City Thunder package with four club level seat tickets and much more.
For more information, contact Joanna Reynolds at (918) 698-6639 or email soonerjo@sbcglobal.net.

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