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WHAT: The 22nd Annual SERTOMA Great Topeka Duck Race. No less than 10,000 “adopted” rubber ducks will be dropped into Lake Shawnee in the cove South of the swim beach, for a race to the finish line. Lucky winners will receive great prizes! You need not be present to win the top prizes. Ducks can be adopted for a $5.00 donation. Ducks are numbered corresponding to your adoption certificate. Your Lucky Duck Number is printed on your adoption certificate and is valid for single and/or multiple duck adoptions. Adopt your ducks on-line with a Visa or MasterCard. Join a team, adopt the most ducks and win !


WHEN: Saturday, September 16, 2017. Children’s activities start at 11:00 a.m. and Ducks will be dropped at 3:00 p.m. Event concludes around 4:00! Come early for hourly door prizes, FREE festivities, FREE children’s midway games, FREE family games, petting zoo, animals, music and entertainment on the big stage throughout the day. FREE rides to the event from Tinman Circle parking area, turn off of Croco Road onto East Edge Road - parking on the south side of East Edge Road.  Also a great walking path from there takes you directly to the Duck Race event area.


WHERE: Event:  Lake Shawnee, Topeka, Kansas, south of the swim beach, South of 29th & Croco Road. Parking:   Tinman Circle, East Edge Road & Croco, south side of East Edge.


WHY: To benefit the programs of the Sertoma Clubs of Topeka and their sponsorship beneficiaries which have included The Easter Capper Foundation, Children’s Miracle Network, The Villages, The Marian Clinic, Meals on Wheels, Head Start Programs, LULAC and East Topeka Sr. Center, Safe Streets, KVC, LifeHouse Child Advocacy Center, Ronald McDonald House, TARC, Kansas Big Brothers Big Sisters of Topeka Serving Shawnee County, Boys & Girls Clubs, Sheep Dog Impact Assistance, hearing health missions, and other worthy causes.


Prizes

  • 1st Prize: Diamond Tennis Bracelet
    Over 40 diamonds appraised value $5,000 compliments of CALHOUN'S JEWELERS  - winner: Jack Peck
  • 2nd Prize: Cold Hard Cash

    One Thousand Five Hundred ($1,500) CASH!

     Winner:  Kim Gambers

  • 3rd Prize: Great Wolf Lodge family adventure

    Enjoy a night's stay in a Family Suite, including 4 waterpark passes, plus a $319.00 gift card that can be used for a 2nd night's stay, at the restaurant, or arcade. Donated by ADVISORS EXCEL.  - winner: Eric Claspill

  • 4th Prize: $500 shopping spree at HyVee-
    4th Prize: $500 shopping spree at HyVee-
    $500 shopping spree at HyVee- courtesy of HYVEE FOOD STORE TOPEKA - winner:  Sterling Hedstrom
     
  • 5th Prize: Weekend Getaway
    5th Prize: Weekend Getaway
    Prairie Band Casino and Resort weekend getaway including 2 rounds of weekend golf, an overnight stay at the resort & $50.00 to spend at Three Fires Steakhouse. Donated by Prairie Band Casino and Resort. - winner: Jamie Votaw
  • 6th Prize: Flat Screen TV
    Flat Screen TV - Donated by One-Way Custom Paint & Collision. - winner:  Jim Ramos
  • 7th Prize: Fuel Up

    $200 Gift card from Dillons; can be used for Groceries or Gas - winner:  Diane Donald

  • 8th Prize: Four Tickets to any 2017-2018 event at Kansas Expocentre
    8th Prize: Four Tickets to any 2017-2018 event at Kansas Expocentre

    4 Tickets to any 2017-18 event at Kansas Expocentre compliments of
    SMG & KANSAS EXPOCENTRE & a one-night stay
    provided by CAPITAL PLAZA HOTEL, TOPEKA

    Winner:  Anne Koprince


  • 9th Prize: Two Season tickets to both Washburn University Football and Basketball
    9th Prize: Two Season tickets to both Washburn University Football and Basketball

    Two Season tickets to both Washburn University Football and Basketball, for the 2017-2018 season. Donated by Washburn University Athletics.

    winner:  Mary Dunn
     

  • 10th Prize: One year family membership at the World Famous Topeka Zoo
    10th Prize: One year family membership at the World Famous Topeka Zoo
    One year family membership at the World Famous Topeka Zoo, PLUS one-year Family membership at The Kansas Children's Discovery center. Donated by Kansas Tire and Auto. Winner:  Ronda Hoss
  • 11th Prize:  One year family membership at the World Famous Topeka Zoo
    11th Prize: One year family membership at the World Famous Topeka Zoo

    One-year Family Membership at the World Famous Topeka Zoo, PLUS one-year Family Membership at The Kansas Children's Discovery Center, Topeka donated by ANDREW LINTON FARM BUREAU FINANCIAL SERVICES

    Winner:  Cecilia O'Gara


  • PLUS, OVER THE MOON! -a chance to win ONE MILLION DOLLARS!
    (Duck #27), SEE OFFICIAL RULES FOR MORE DETAILS,
    SPONSORED BY PRAIRIE BAND POTAWATOMI NATION

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