The Ancient Order of Hibernians Div. 14 announced it will host the annual Turkey Shoot to raise money for the Sonny Whooley Foundation, which provides gifts to kids at Christmas who might not have any.
The event will be on Friday, Nov. 19, AOH Div. 14, 151 Watertown St. in Watertown. Doors Open at 6:30 p.m. The event is open to the public. There will be a cash bar.
“All the proceeds go into our Needy Family account and then we forward on the monies to the local Sonny Whooley fund managed by the Watertown PD/FD,” said Joe McCusker, president of the AOH Div. 14.
Items will be raffled off, including:
- 40 turkeys
- 40 gallons of apple cider
- 40 apple pies
- And 40 bags that contain all the fixings for a Thanksgiving dinner that include
- 40 bags of carrots
- 40 5 lb. bags of potatoes
- 40 butternut squash
- 40 cranberry sauce
- 40 3 lb. bags of onions
A number of basket gifts will also be raffled off.