5th Annual Oktoberfest
The Alzheimer’s Association Midlands Chapter is hosting their 5thAnnual Oktoberfest on Friday, October 19th, 2012 from 7:00p – 10:00p at the German American Society (3717 South 120th Street). Oktoberfest is an opportunity for the community to celebrate the traditional German harvest festival, bid on auction items and raise funds for the Alzheimer’s Association Midlands Chapter. Funds raised by Oktoberfest are dedicated to foster research, provide care and support for persons with the disease and their caregivers and educational programs to lower the risk for the disease. Over the past four years, Oktoberfest has raised over $35,000 in support of the Alzheimer’s Association Midlands Chapter.
The night begins with the silent auction at 7:00p, followed by authentic German food, beer and music. Tickets are $75 per person, but if registered by October 15th the ticket price includes FREE admission for a guest, two drink tickets and an Oktoberfest Boot (while supplies last). To purchase tickets online, please visit http://bit.ly/
The Alzheimer’s Association is the nation’s leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer’s care, support and research. Its mission is to eliminate the disease through the advancement of research, to provide and enhance care and support for those affected by the disease, to advocate for public policy change and to reduce the risk of dementia by promoting brain health. Come and join the fun on October 19th and help those affected by Alzheimer’s!