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Quarter Madness returns on Friday with the event to be held at the Elks Club in downtown Kewanee.

The event has grown in popularity over the last several years and provides an opportunity for players to win prizes by bidding quarters at each turn along the way.

This will be the sixth annual Quarter Madness event and Committee member Carrie Boelens says the proceeds will be used in the community…

Paddles are purchased and then the bidding takes place from there and as Ms.  Boelens explains, there are different options available for players and she notes that if you’ve never played before, don’t worry, you’ll catch on quick…

Doors will open at 5:30 Friday evening a the Elks Club with a LaGondola style dinner available until supplies run out.

The event begins at 7 and usually lasts a couple of hours.

Committee member Dianne Packee says that once again this year, lots of great prizes are on the docket…