Gift baskets auction set

Pictured are Heidi Freeby, left, and Diane Kitchen, co-presidents of American Association of University Women, displaying a couple of the baskets for the auction.

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BEAVER DAM — The 23rd annual American Association of University Women Scholarship Gift Basket Auction will be held Oct. 18 at Old Hickory Country Club, W7596 Highway 33 East, Beaver Dam. The evening begins with cocktails and bidding of silent auction items at 5 p.m., then dinner at 6 p.m., followed by the live auction at 7 p.m.

A wide variety of baskets, pails, trunks and other items will be offered for auction. The event is open to the public. Cost is $30 and tickets are available by calling Nancy Bouche at 885-3758.

Scholarships go towards helping young women pay higher education fees.