Take a swing with Baseball Hall of Famer Carlton Fisk on Friday, Aug. 24, when he plays with participants in the Cancer Support Center’s 27th annual golf outing.
Fisk, who was a White Sox catcher for 12 years, will be on the course at Ravisloe Country Club. All golfers will have a chance to play a hole with Fisk on the course. Any golfer who outdrives him will receive an autographed baseball.
Registration opens at noon for the 18-hole round of golf with a 1 p.m. shotgun start followed by a barbeque dinner at 6 p.m. and entertainment. Tickets are $200 per person or $800 for a foursome. Tickets for the dinner portion of the event are $60.
The Cancer Support Center, at 2028 Elm Road in Homewood and a second location in Mokena, provides a wide range of programs for those dealing with a cancer diagnosis and their caregivers. Programs, resources and services are delivered free of charge by professional therapists, counselors, nutritional educators and experts.
For information on the golf outing, or Cancer Support Center services, call 708-798-9171 or visit www.cancersupportcenter.org.