The 10th Annual John Kane Penny Pitch will be held this coming Saturday June 24th at Kane’s Restaurant. This year the Penny Pitch will benefit the Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital’s ”NEW” Infusion Center which is scheduled to open later this year. Hospital Foundation Director Kimberly Parker says they are delighted to be the beneficiary of the Penny Pitch this year, and the new infusion center will be a great assert to many people in the community.
They hope to have the new infusion center in operation by the end of the year.
The Penny Pitch will be open beginning at 11:30 Saturday and the competition begins at 1 pm, and people can sign up to play up until the first penny is pitched…Joe Hevia is one of the creators of the Penny Pitch and says you don’t need to have a team to play. .
The Penny Pitch is family friendly and is for ALL ages. Kids love it!
Food, music and some great raffle prizes will also be part of the fun . Although it won’t be as hot as it has been for the last 3 or 4 days, the hot weather will still be a factor on Saturday; however Kane’s patio is shaded by large umbrellas with fans and there are 2 misters on the patio as well , and you can always go inside Kane’s where it is Air Conditioned.