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March 21, 2013

Guys night out for Girls on Run

Ommegang to host event

Staff report
Cooperstown Crier

---- — Girls on the Run of Central New York will host a Guys Night Out at Café Ommegang from 6 to 9:30 p.m. Friday, April 5.

This guys-only event is designed to create awareness of the program and to raise funds to support the nonprofit organization that provides a transformational learning program for girls in third through eighth grade to unleash confidence through accomplishment while establishing a lifetime appreciation of health and fitness, according to a media release about the event.

GOTR CNY helps more than 800 girls annually across Otsego, Chenango, Delaware, Montgomery, Herkimer and Schoharie counties.

Brewery Ommegang will provide a VIP tour of the brewery, a beer tasting with complimentary glass, and a four-course dinner in the bar atmosphere of Café Ommegang. There will be a silent auction with many items from local businesses up for bid.

Crystal Palace Barber Shop from Oneonta will also be in attendance, providing authentic barber shop hot towel facial massages to attendees. Complimentary transportation from Doubleday parking lot in Cooperstown to and from the brewery will be available.

Tickets for the event are available now and cost $100 each. All proceeds from ticket sales will benefit GOTR CNY.

Only 70 tickets will be sold for this event and they must be purchased in advance. Tickets are available online via PayPal at www.girlsontheruncny.org or by contacting Sherrie Kingsley at 264-3377 or Matt Grady at Stagecoach Coffee in Cooperstown.