Greg with WhimseyThe Historic Route 66 Association of Arizona is pleased to announce the Sixth Annual Scholarship Dinner and Auction which will be held on Saturday, May 2nd during the Fun Run event in Kingman.  The dinner will take place at Beale Street Celebrations, 201 North Fourth Street, with cocktails starting at 5:30 pm and an upscale pasta bar catered by Chef Michael Gaul starting at 6:30 pmThis fabulous event, featuring fantastic food, live music provided by Justified and awesome auction items, is a fundraising event to provide scholarships for students at Mohave Community College. Over 90 students have been helped with their education expenses through this dinner in the past and many more will be helped this year due to the event. These scholarships are changing lives. Numerous businesses and individuals have made donations, both financial and auction items for the event. Gregg Arnold, local artist, has created a beautiful, unique water feature for the auction. He presented the sculpture “Whimsey Under the Sea” to Kerry Raymond and Jamie Taylor. (see attached photos). Other items include a decorative rack filled with wine from local vintners, an authentic Native American turquoise and silver necklace provided by Diamond Brothers, a Topaz Pendant from Luchias plus  custom jewelry from R&J Arizona Designs and Coylynn Colbaugh, and numerous other items. Tickets are only $35 a person and can be purchased by calling the Route 66 Gift Shop at 753-5001.  For more information, contact Jamie Taylor, JuST Marketing at 928/530-2056.
Photo 1: Gregg Arnold with sculpture “Whimsey Under the Sea”
Group with WhimseyPhoto 2: (left to right) Gregg Arnold, Kerry Raymond and Jamie Taylor with “Whimsey”