Save the Date for E.A.T.S.

By Barb Lang

The 5th annual E.A.T.S. (Educational Assistance Through Scholarship) event is scheduled for Saturday, September 27 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m.  at the UW-Barron County in Rice Lake.                

The public is invited to this festive culinary and entertainment event sponsored by the UW-Barron County Foundation.  Attendees will sample delicious dishes prepared by UW-BC faculty and staff ‘chefs’ and several selected area restaurants while strolling through UW-Barron County’s attractive public spaces and classrooms.  Wine and beer cash bars will also be located throughout the buildings.               

There will also be a live auction, silent auction, raffles, cash bar, and music throughout the evening featuring campus and community talent.              

General admission tickets are $35 per person in advance and $40 per person at the door.  A patron ticket is $100 while benefactor tickets can be purchased for $500.  Patrons and benefactors will be listed in the event’s program.               

Proceeds will support student scholarships and enhance educational opportunities at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County.  For more information or for tickets, contact Barb Ritzinger, UW-BC Foundation Executive Director at 715.234.8176 ext. 5503 or at


Barb Ritzinger