The Astoria Children's Museum will reap the benefits Saturday when Astoria Builders Supply raffles off a painters kit worth more than $1,300.

All proceeds from the raffle will go to the children's museum to help pay for building upkeep and activities. Tickets cost $1 a piece and you need not be present for the drawing to win. Ticket sales continue today, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Saturday until closing. The prize package includes a pressure washer, paint sprayer, paint, paint brush and roller kits and other home improvement items.

The drawing is scheduled to take place at 6 p.m. Saturday, after the Astoria Builders Supply Birthday Celebration. The birthday festivities are 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. that day and include free food and entertainment. Astoria Builders Supply is at 1777 Marine Drive in Astoria. For more information, call 325-3611 or 325-8669.


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