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Celebrity basketball game Saturday at Pillager

Posted: March 2, 2012 - 12:18am

A celebrity basketball fundraiser for the Dollars for Scholars program is scheduled Saturday night in the Pillager High School gym.

At 6 p.m., Pillager staff will play a fun game against the Alexandria Aces performance team.

Forty-five minutes later, there will be a performance by the youngest Pillager Just For Kix dancers.

The Aces, ages 5-12, will perform at 7:15 p.m. The group is one of the nation’s top halftime acts.

At 7:45 p.m., there will be a performance by older Just for Kix dance teams.

A staff vs. community basketball game will be played at 8 p.m.

A concert by “twenty one letters” will begin at 9 p.m.

A $5 admission ticket is also a prize ticket for the night’s festivities. Additional prize tickets are $1. Prizes will be given away throughout the night.