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Sands Magic and Variety Show

JCI Wisconsin Jaycees along with the Oshkosh Jaycees will be hosting the annual Sands Magic and Variety Show at the Oshkosh Elks Lodge #292 on Thursday, October 25th at 6:30pm. The Oshkosh Elks Lodge is located at 175 W. Fernau Ave. The show will last approximately 1 and ½ hours and doors will open one hour before the performance.

Admission is $12.00 for adults and $10.00 for children 12 and under. Tickets go on sale at the gate on show day, one hour before the performance.

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Trivia Night Wrap Up

Thank you to everyone who participated in our 2nd Annual Trivia Night at Omarro’s last night! It was a great turnout with some serious yet fun competition. Congrats to Silence is Golden, Duct Tape is Sticky on taking home the first place win, Sarah Bellum for finishing out in second, and the Widowmakers on winning our best costume contest.

And a special thanks to all of our volunteers for donating their time to help make this event a success; our sponsors for their amazing contributions for our silent auction and raffles; and Shawn and the rest of the Omarro’s crew for being such incredible hosts.

1st Place - Silence is Golden, Duct Tape is Sticky:

2nd Place – Sarah Bellum:


Trivia Night Thank You

Shout out to the following sponsors for their donations and contributions for this year’s Trivia Night raffle and silent auction: The Green Bay Packers, Cumulus Broadcasting, J&R Auto Service, Choice Bank, Absolute Transformations Salon, Alta Resources, Horicon Bank, The Varsity, Jabroni’s, Supple Restaurant Group, Van Vreede’s, Kolosso Toyota-Scion, Dominos Pizza, Qdoba, and Vinland Still & Grill!. Thank you soooo much!

October Board Meeting and BNB Committee Meeting

Attention Board of Directors: Our next board meeting is Tuesday, October 9th at 6:00pm at The Varsity Club. This will be an extremely important meeting as we have a number items to discuss for the upcoming year.

Also, the Brews n’ Blues committee meeting will be taking place after the board meeting at 7:00pm. We’ll be talking about the BNB format, bands, benefiting charity(ies), and marketing, so if you would like to share your thoughts, please join us!

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Request for Proposals (RFP)

Is your group in need of financial support? Throughout the year, the Oshkosh Jaycees have organized community events like the Easter Egg Hunt and Children’s Day Parade, and have held fundraising projects like Brews ‘n Blues and the upcoming Trivia Night. It is now the time of year when we begin the process of distributing the funds we have raised back to the Oshkosh area. If your group or project is in need of financial support and it makes a significant impact on the Oshkosh community, we may be able to help. Please take a moment to review the RFP application. Completed request for proposal applications must be postmarked by October 15th, 2012 in order to be considered. If you have additional questions, please contact our Management VP, Heather Bartel via phone at 920.410.1842 or email at

Brews n’ Blues 2013 Committee Meeting

The first 2013 BNB committee meeting will be held on Tuesday, September 6th at Becket’s at 6:00 pm. During this meeting, we will be making the final decisions on what BNB will be like in 2013, so if you would like to include your thoughts and opinions, please plan to attend. If you can’t make it, but have something you would like to add to the discussion, please send it to Megan Lindsey ( or Nick ( and we will share your email at the meeting.

Take 5 Club

Great general membership meeting last night! Thank you to our guest speaker, Vicky with the Take 5 Club; we’re proud to announce we contributed $1,500 from the Brews n’ Blues proceeds to her amazing organization, which uses donations to sho…

p for Oshkosh area children in need. Thank you for all you do to help make a difference in these children’s’ lives!

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