Public Interest Law Society Presents: 10th Annual Casino Night

KU Public Interest Law Society (KUPILS) presents the 10th Annual Casino Night Fundraiser! Ticket Price: $15 in advance, $20 at the door. Poker Tournament: $15 advance buy in, $20 at the door GRAND PRIZE FOR POKER TOURNAMENT: 2 tickets to the Big 12 Tournament at the Spring Center - all sessions! Food, beer and wine, casino games, prizes ad music! Dress is semi-formal - but if you want to wear a tux, gentlemen, we won't turn you away! Casino games include black jack and a poker tournament! Your winnings will be exchanged for tickets that you can enter to win prizes. Prizes donated, so far, include items from Barbri, the KU Alumni Association, Cabela's, Themis Bar Prep, 23rd Street Brewery, and the Chiefs! The Casino Night fundraiser supports students interested public interest law. KUPILS provides stipends to students who volunteer at public interest law organizations such as Kansas Legal Services, Legal Aid of Western Missouri, and Disability Rights Center.
October 18, 2013
07:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Carnegie Library, 200 W. Ninth St.
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