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Southeastern Chorale sets dinner/auction for September 30

DURANT, Okla. – The Southeastern Chorale, Southeastern Oklahoma State University’s premier choral ensemble, will host its annual dinner and silent auction on Saturday, September 30, on campus in the Hallie McKinney Ballroom.

Auction items include donated gift items from local businesses throughout the Texoma region, such as restaurant packages, personal services, hotel stays, artwork, and home décor items. The silent auction will begin on Friday, September 29 in the ballroom and culminate Saturday evening at the fundraiser dinner.  Patrons may leave bid sheets to continue bidding through Saturday.

The fundraising event, titled, “Pop Goes the World – the British Invasion,” will feature Southeastern Chorale members entertaining with the British popular music of the 1960s, 70s and early ‘80s.  The fundraiser will begin at 6:15 p.m. in the Hallie McKinney Ballroom with hors d’oeuvres, followed by dinner at 7 p.m.  A dessert auction, led by Dell McLain, will be held throughout the meal.

Tickets are $30 and currently being sold by Chorale members.  Limited seating is still available.  If you would like to purchase tickets, please call 580-745-2222.