Mercy High School's 30th annual auction and dinner, themed "Come Sail Away!," will be held Saturday, March 9. Starting at 5:30 p.m. at Kohl Mansion, 2750 Adeline Drive in Burlingame, the fundraiser supporting renovation of the biology labs will include a silent auction, live auction, student performances, hors d'oeurves, no host cocktails, dinner and dancing. Tickets are $100 per person. Tickets area available at www.mercyhsb.com.
In February, the winner of the recent Burlingame Lions Club Student Speakers Contest was the winner of the next level Zone Competition. Lauren Kam beat out three other competitors to win.
On Wednesday March 20, Kam will compete with another zone winner for the next region competition. The contest will be held at the Burlingame Lions Club Hall and start at 7 p.m.
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