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Piscataway Girl Scouts to Host 1st Basket Night

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – The Piscataway Girl Scouts will host their first Basket Night auction on Friday, Dec. 15th at Piscataway High School.  Doors will open at 6:00 p.m. and drawings will begin at 7:30 p.m.

The proceeds from this event will be used to provide programs, events and scholarships for the Girl Scouts of Piscataway.

Admission for this adult only fundraiser is $20 and includes 1 sheet of Level 1 tickets. Tickets can be purchased at the door.  Ticket prices and packages are as follows:

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  • Level 1 tickets (20) $10 per sheet ‐ buy 5 sheets get 1 Level 2 sheet free
  • Level 2 tickets (20) $15 per sheet ‐ buy 5 sheets get 1 Grand Prize Ticket free
  • Grand Prize tickets (1) $25 each - buy 5 for $100

Basket Night attendees are encouraged to bring their own food and non-alcoholic drinks to enjoy during the event.

For more information or to help the Girl Scouts by donating items for the auction, contact the Piscataway Service Unit at pway.gs.su@gmail.com.

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