Citywide pool tournament starts Friday

Posted: Jan. 8, 2013 10:18 am Updated: Feb. 5, 2013 11:15 am


The annual citywide pool tournament will be held Friday and Saturday, Jan. 11 and 12, with the championship games on Sunday, Jan. 13 at the Quincy Senior and Family Resource Center, 639 York.

Friday's games begin at 5:30 p.m., and Saturday's games start at 8 a.m. and run into the late evening. Sunday's games begin at 9 a.m. and are expected to conclude in the early evening.

The public is invited. Food and beverages will be provided by Meals Plus for Seniors. There will be breakfast, lunch, dinner and full bar service available throughout the event.

All proceeds from the food and beverage sales will benefit the Meals on Wheels program in Quincy, which serves about 250 senior citizens each day. The funds will help pay for meals delivered daily to homebound seniors.


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