Jon Jay

Thou shalt not cheer for the Cardinals?

Jon Jay


Get ready for the Jewish Family and Children’s Service of Minneapolis‘ (Pre)Benefit Pub Night on Thursday, October 27, at The Local!
Answer these trivia questions before Oct. 12th at midnight in the comments field below, and be entered to win a $10 gift card to Caribou Coffee! We know you can just look up the answers, but we’ll give you the benefit of the doubt, OK?
1. In “Cheers,” Sam was a former pitcher for which team?

  • Minnesota Twins
  • Boston Red Sox
  • St. Louis Cardinals

2. What was the world’s first national park?

  • Disney World
  • Yellowstone National Park (U.S.)
  • Chobe National Park (Botswana)

3. What is the 10th commandment?

  • Thou shalt not read a blog other than TC Jewfolk
  • Thou shalt not eat bagels during Passover
  • Thou shalt not covet thy neighbor’s (anything)
Like having a drink with friends, playing trivia and getting ticket deals? Then don’t miss Jewish Family and Children’s Service of Minneapolis‘ (Pre)Benefit Pub Night on Thursday, October 27, at The Local.
This special event for the under-40 crowd will be a great way to have fun, win prizes and learn how Jewish Family and Children’s Service of Minneapolis (JFCS) helps more than 16,000 people each year.
Just $10 includes trivia, a cocktail or other beverage, appetizers, prizes and the chance to win two tickets to the 23rd Annual Benefit! An added bonus: You¹ll also be able to purchase 2-for-1 tickets for the Benefit, which will be held Saturday, December 3, at the Hilton Minneapolis and will feature comedian Tom Papa, host of NBC’s “The Marriage Ref.”
Here’s the info for you to use (and pass on to friends)! Please RSVP to Sarah Malakoff via email (click here ) and look for more details on Facebook closer to the date. You can put together a trivia team of five people (just email [email protected]), or we can create teams there.

WHAT: (Pre)Benefit Pub Night
WHO: Party animals and brainiacs ages 21-40
DETAILS: $10 for trivia, a cocktail, appetizers, prizes and the chance to win 2 tickets to JFCS¹s 23rd Annual Benefit. You¹ll also be able to purchase 2-for-1 Benefit tickets!
WHEN: 6 p.m. on Thursday, October 27
WHERE: The Local (931 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis 55402)
WHY: Because you’ll go home with prizes, a great deal on Benefit tickets and the warm and fuzzy feeling that accompanies helping people!

Answers to last week‘s trivia questions: 1. Al Franken 2. Jim Carey 3. Robin Williams
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