N.Y. Mets Mookie Wilson At Friendly Sons Banquet
The Greater Wilkes-Barre Friendly Sons of Saint Patrick will celebrate their 74th anniversary dinner on Friday, March 15, at The Best Western Genetti Hotel and Conference Center in Wilkes-Barre. Honored Man of the Year at the dinner is state Rep. Eddie Day Pashinski. Main speaker at this year’s dinner will be former Major League Baseball outfielder and coach, Mookie Wilson of the New York Mets. Cocktail hour begins at 5 p.m. and dinner is at 6:30. Tickets are $70 and can be purchased from any member or by contacting ticket chairman Jim Kelly by calling 570-472-4036. Floor and Door Committee members, from left, are Michael Garside, David Day, Brian Finnerty, past president, 2017; Max Stephens and Gerry Finnerty, past president, 2013.