Colts player will appear at chamber annual dinner

Wednesday, April 7, 2010 9:27 PM EDT

Popular Center Jeff Saturday will field questions

By Derek R. Smith

GREENFIELD — Tickets remain for an upcoming chamber of commerce dinner that will feature Jeff Saturday, the Pro Bowl center for the Indianapolis Colts.

Saturday will participate in a 30-minute question and answer session on April 15 at the annual dinner of the Greenfield/Hancock County Chamber of Commerce.

“We will be collecting questions from the audience, and then we will be presenting them to Jeff Saturday via an emcee,” said Christine Laudig, executive assistant for the chamber.

Ticket prices are $50 for chamber members and $60 for the general public. Reservations are required and are being accepted by calling 477-4188 or

About 275 tickets have been sold for the dinner.

Titled “An Evening of Excellence,” the chamber event will be held at Adaggios Banquet Hall & Conference Centre, 5999 Memory Lane in Greenfield. Sponsors include Greenfield Banking Co., Hancock Regional Hospital and Elanco.

Registration and cocktails at the April 15 event start at 5:30 p.m., with dinner catered by Kopper Kettle following at 6 p.m. Dress is business to semi-formal. There will be silent auction baskets up for bid.

The chamber can sell about another 75 tickets for the dinner, Laudig said. Most of the tickets sold to this point have been to chamber members, although some have been sold to Colts fans from the general public.