The Main Prize is now up to $9,500!!
Thursday, September 21, 2017
5 pm: Early Bird Games
7 pm: Regular Games
COME OUT AND PLAY!!!   MUST BE PRESENT TO WIN!!
If you're not coming out to Play, then come out and provide much needed help to the Bingo Crew - enjoy the fellowship along with the good food.
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PS: You must have been a Shriner for at least 2 years to help on the crew.  
Ararat Ladies Without Nobles
Ararat Shrine Center - 5100 Ararat Drive KC, MO. 64129
Card Games Event
Saturday September 23rd, 2017 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm

Pick your team and Card Game and support Ararat and Ladies

And play your favorite card game
$5.00 per person to play
Drawings – Snacks, Ararat Shrine Restaurant open lunch
Questions Contact: Sandy Gordon 816-550-4758 or Jackie Burke 816-810-3843
 
Link: Flyer
 
Saturday, September 30, 2917 | 6-10 pm
At Ararat Shrine Temple
- $15 per person [no one under 21]
- Live Music with 2 Bands
- Brisquet, Turkey, Sausage, BBQ Beans, Cole Slaw, Corn on the Cob
- Cash Bar
- $10 Bottomless Beer
Purchase your tickets in advace from Shrine Business Office 923-1975 or online at the Shrine store.
 
Proceeds benefit the Ararat Shrine general fund & are not tax deductible.
 
 
At Ararat Shrine Temple with Blues, Booze & BBQ
- Only $60 per Contestant
4 Competition Categories
- Chicken - Ribs - Pork - Brisket
- Open to the public
- Live Bands
- Cash Bar
Judging begins - Sunday 12 noon

Contact: Dave Johnson 816-349-7930
 
 
Friday October 6, 2017
Annual BBQ Party | Fire & Ice Event
MUSIC | DINNER | BOOZE | BEER | ENTRY
$25 per person
See any Cooking Club Member for Tickets
Limited to 75 people so get your tickets early

Information: Dave Johnson 816-349-7930
 
 
- $10.00 for adults
- $5;00 for children 10 and under
- Fried Fish and all the Fixins Tea and Water ( cash bar )
- Chicken for the faint of heart ( not fried in fish oil )
- Silent Auction ( items are needed so please donate )
- Contact Carol Higginbotham 660-596-2185 or Henry at 816-885-8287

All proceeds will go to purchase of tickets to the Circus for the under privileged children as you know we send 16,000 children to the circus annually.
 
October 28 | 6:30 pm
- $5.00 per person: Presale
- $8.00: At the door
- $10.00: No Costume

Event follows Muu Muus Mamas Fall Extravaganza

Kids room with movies, soda walk, pizza, and more....

Information: Shelly Milner 550-1934 or Teresa Braley 885-6838
 
Have you bought your Mom & Dad Circus Pins???
You can support your circus by purchasing your pins and shirts at the office or online Ararat Shrine Store. Ararat Shrine Store Link
 
 
Nobles, we are proud to offer the same individual incentive program in 2017 as was offered in 2016. The incentive program is a multi level program as you achieve the level you are rewarded with another item. See the levels below. Please remember the Circus is our largest fund raiser and it starts as soon as the elephants leave the building. Level Reward $200.00 - 20 Anytime Circus Tickets for 2017 Circus $1500.00 1 Crown Jewel, 1 Circus Tee Shirt & your 2018 Dues paid (Temple Portion) $100.00 Gift Certificate in lieu of dues if you have a lifetime membership $2000.00 1 Kickin’ Ararat button-up, long-sleeve Circus Shirt $3000.00 1 Radical Ararat Jacket $5000.00 2 Crown Jewels, Dinner for 2 with 2 Drinks at the Ararat Restaurant and a $200.00 Gift Certificate.
Level
Reward
$200
20 Anytime Circus Tickets for 2017 Circus
$1500
1 Crown Jewel, 1 Circus Tee Shirt & your 2018 Dues paid (Temple Portion) $100.00 Gift Certificate in lieu of dues if you have a lifetime membership
$2000
1 Kickin’ Ararat button-up, long-sleeve Circus Shirt
$3000
1 Radical Ararat Jacket
$5000
2 Crown Jewels, Dinner for 2 with 2 Drinks at the Ararat Restaurant and a $200.00 Gift Certificate
 
Raffle: Bushmaster AR 15 .223 rifle | $10 per ticket
Semi automatic 16 inch barrel, 30 round magazine,
6 position collapsible stock, A2 flash hider & A2 pistol grip,
with black matte finish.

Drawing on November 21, 2017
Winner may choose rifle or $500 cash.
Must be 18 years of age to enter.

100% of net profit for this fund raiser goes to support transportation of
children to Shriners Hospitals.

Contact: Jim Lamb for info: 816-510-9595 | JimLamb@reeceandnichols.com
Link: Flyer
Annual Christmas bus trip to Branson December 1st through 3rd, 2017.
Favorite beverages on the bus down and back plus a hospitality room.
Includes accomodations - 2 Nights with breakfasts at the Welk Resort
Accommodations for 22 couples.
Friday:
- Lunch at Mel's Hard Luck Diner
- Clay Cooper's Christmas Show
Saturday:
- Shorty Small's Restaurant
- Lennon Sisters & The Osmonds at Andy Williams Theater
$625 per couple | Send to John Nelson | 12908 Cherry, KCMO 64145 | 816.943.0666
$300 deposit due: July 31st | Balance due October 15th
Bus will leave on Friday morning and return Sunday night.
Sep 23 ....................... 10:00am/11:00am............Archie, MO Website
Oct 7 .......................... 10:00am/11:00am............Harrisonville, MO Website
The September edition of the Ararat Shrine News is available online.
Notice is via the Buzz news mail list when each monthly edition of the Shrine Newspaper is made available online. The print version of the newspaper will arrive as usual to your home. Archived editions of the Shrine Newspaper are also available on the Ararat Shrine website.
 
 
If you haven't checked out the Shrine Photos you may do so on the website.
Ararat Shrine Hospital Transportation Club -
We are in need of drivers -
This is an unequaled opportunity to see the impact of your efforts to help the children by providing transportation for them and a parent to the new Shriners' hospital.

"No man has ever stood so tall as when he stooped to help a child."
Contact: Wayne Spencer - 816-305-0466 - WSpencer@araratshrine.com
 
Don't forget to call the restaurant office to host your next get together. The Shrine can support your small card groups to large parties of 10 to 1,000 and make them a success.
For more information call at 816.923.1995
Ararat Club Restaurant: Open to the public - 11:30 am - 9 pm Mon-Sat
Link: Ararat Club Menu
 
Please be sure to add the Buzz email address, *@shrinenews.net to your trusted list. The buzz is disseminated from a mail list and in the past several members have had difficulty with delivery as their software has identified the Buzz as spam or bulk mail - please check your spam or bulk mail folders for missing editions of the Buzz. Contact Brent Marchant with any questions. (Email)

The current edition of the Buzz can always be viewed via the website http://www.araratshrine.com.