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San Bois CASA, which serves the counties of LeFlore, Latimer and Haskell, have invited the public to the Sixth Annual Cajun Celebration of "FAT Tuesday", Feb. 21, 2012 from 6 until 8 p.m. at the VFW Building at 108 W. Ada Street in Wilburton Okla.
The event will be hosted by San Bois CASA volunteers, staff and board members and will have a sampling of great Cajun food including gumbo, jambalaya, beans and rice, shrimp salad, and Hoppin' John.
CASA is a non-profit organization that trains community volunteers to advocate for the best interest of our children in need.
organizers of the even said there will also be King's cake for dessert and swamp punch to drink at the annual event.This year there will be a Cajun Cook-off with local chefs competing for the title of Cajun Cook-off champion. Judges from the Judicial District 16 will judge the event. Other fund-raising activities that will take place during the even include desserts that will be auctioned off and a silent auction.
The San Bois CASA works hard to make a difference in the lives of neglected and abused children in LeFlore, Haskell, and Latimer Counties. Admission is free the the event but as always donations are very much appreciated.
The San Bois CASA office is located at 204 Wall Street in the Kibois office building in Poteau and the phone number is 918-647-3267