On Fri., Sept. 11 the USO of Northern Ohio will hold the first “USO Fashion Show & Clambake” along with the 13th Annual Golf Outing & Clambake, at Sweetbriar Golf Club 750 Jaycox Road, Avon Lake. The fashion show is from 2 to 3 p.m. with the Clambake to follow at 3:30 p.m.
The show will feature the coolest fall fashions from Blackbird Fly Boutique and Cleveland Fray. Blackbird Fly Boutique is an independent retailer located in Ohio City offering a wide selection of clothing and accessories. Cleveland Fray is an independent resale shop that carries a wide variety of gently used clothing as well as gently used and new accessories. USO of Northern Ohio Volunteers and Military/Spouses/Daughters/Sons will model the designs. Hair styles and makeup provided by Posh A Salon located in Sheffield Village. The models will stroll through the room with music provided by Abracadabra It’s Music.
All proceeds of the USO Fashion Show benefit the USO of Northern Ohio.
Tickets to the “USO Fashion Show & Clambake” are $40; tickets to the “USO Fashion Show” only, are $15. Current Military Members or their Spouses are free for the fashion show only! Guests will enjoy complimentary hors d’oeuvres, coffee, tea and other refreshments. A cash bar is available for guests. All guests will be able to purchase raffle tickets for a chance to win a 50/50 Raffle. A Silent Auction will be held throughout the Fashion Show & Clambake. Since this event is being held in conjunction with the Annual USO of Northern Ohio Golf Outing & Clambake, the 50/50 Raffle drawing winner and Silent Auction high bidders will be announced during the Clambake. Please come early and stay late to enjoy all the fun activities.
The golf outing is the USO of Northern Ohio’s major fundraiser to raise money to support the programs and recreational activities the USO of Northern Ohio provides to the active military and their families.
It will include a boxed lunch on the course, silent auction, raffles, clambake and more. A day you will be sure to enjoy; registration begins at 7:30 a.m., opening ceremony at 9 a.m., golf begins at 9:30 a.m. and clambake at 3:30 p.m. The USO of Northern Ohio will hold a ceremony commemorating and honoring the nearly 3,000 killed when hijacked jetliners crashed into the World Trade Center, the Pentagon, and a Pennsylvania field on 9/11/2001.
For more information or to purchase tickets/register for these events visit www.usonorthernohio.org or call 216-265-3680.