Kevin Kelly, Jim Wolinski, Dave Davenport and Dr. Stamata Blanas get ready to deal for the Kiwanis Foundation which will award 0,000  to local Evanston organizations this spring.

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The Young Professionals of Evanston and the Kiwanis Club of Evanston is betting on a full house for a Texas Hold’em Tournament scheduled for Thursday, April 21.  The tournament will be held at Tommy Nevins, 1454 Sherman Ave., with a 6 p.m. opening and 7 p.m. start for the poker and prizes portion of the evening.

Entry fee for players will be $50 and $20 for spectators. Food is included in the entry and observer prices.  All profits go to the Kiwanis Foundation which awards grants to Evanston area organizations, particularly those focusing on youth projects.

For more information or to enter, go to  or  to the Kiwanis Facebook page.