Coastal Children’s Museum’s “Shaken not Stirred” event to feature raffle baskets
ROCKLAND — On Friday, March 9, the Coastal Children’s Museum will be hosting its second annual fundraiser, “Shaken, Not Stirred,” at The Strand Theatre in Rockland. The event includes James Bond themed raffle baskets, hors d' oeuvres, games, a photo booth, trivia, a movie screening and more.
This year's raffle baskets are nothing short of amazing and feature items such as round trip tickets to Boston with Cape Air, a two hour cruise aboard the Bufflehead Charter, local restaurant gift certificates, memberships to local museums, an overnight stay at Rockland Harbor Hotel and a biplane ride at the Owls head Transportation Museum, just to name a few. Tickets for each basket are $5 per ticket or five tickets for $20.
Raffle tickets are available now for purchase at the Coastal Children's Museum, located at 75 Mechanic Street in Rockland. On the evening of the Shaken, Not Stirred event at The Strand, the baskets will be on view with tickets for sale. Ticket drawing will be held just before the screening of the film, Casino Royale with Daniel Craig - ticket holders do not need to be present.
A VIP cocktail party will kick off the evening from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. and will feature beverages, nibbles provided by In Good Company restaurant, games and more. The evening will conclude with the featured movie, "Casino Royale" shown at 7 p.m., which is open for general admission.
The VIP cocktail party tickets cost $35 per person. For those who wish only to attend the movie at 7 p.m., a $10 or more donation at the door is suggested (cash only, please). Tickets for the VIP cocktail party may be purchased at any time, including the day of the event, at The Strand or online at www.rocklandstrand.com.
For more information on this event and purchasing raffle tickets, please call the museum office at (207) 596-0300. The Coastal Children's Museum is open Wednesdays through Saturdays 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sundays 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. all year long.