The 40th annual Chicken Barbeque and Auction at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church will be Saturday, Aug. 10, at the corner of Pratt and West Sandwich roads.
In addition to a live auction, the dinner will include a half chicken, baked beans, apple slaw, roll, applesauce, beverage and dessert.
The donation is $13 for all tickets. Serving is from 4 to 7 p.m. with the live auction at 5 p.m. The silent auction has something for everyone and continues until about the end of the live auction.
Carryouts will be available at the drive-up for your convenience. Tickets are available from any church member or call 815-786-6406 to arrange for ticket pickup.
A partial list of auction items includes home baked goods, including honey oatmeal bread and pecan pies; a nativity picture shovel; a signed and framed Artis Gilmore jersey and game-worn socks; Cedar Wax Wing and Magpie carved birds; two tickets to Cubs vs. Cardinals last Wrigley Field home game of the year; a Kyle Schwarber (Cubs) game-worn shoe in a case; a signed Khalil Mack (Bears) jersey; one unique bird feeder; and two aluminum-roofed birdhouses.