Posted by Christina Jedra February 23, 2013 10:00 AM
The following was submitted by the Cummings Center:
Nancy Tracy of Peabody (left) is congratulated by St. John The Baptist Scrabble tournament organizer Marie O'Brien This is the fifteenth year O'Brien has been organizing the event. Mrs. Tracy was crowned winner after scoring in the top four of the morning rounds and taking the win in the final four! All money raised is donated to St. Vincent de Paul. More than 50 scrabble lovers turned out for the event.
About the Fundraiser....
The St. Vincent de Paul Society of St. John the Baptist Parish sponsored heir annual Scrabble Tournament on February 16th. This is the 15th annual year that the Tournament has welcomed players from all around the North Shore. There were two games beginning at 10 am, lunch at 12 noon and the playoff game for the four highest scoring players, shortly after 1pm. The funds support the work of the volunteers who aid in the work of the St. Vincent de Paul Society and the many people who come for a helping hand.