Annual 'Rope For Knowledge' Saturday in Buffalo

Ashlea Bassett
Ashlea Bassett

Sheridan College in Johnson County is again offering their annual “Rope For Knowledge” event to benefit their Johnson County Scholarship Fund this Saturday at the Johnson County Fairgrounds in Buffalo, but those wanting to compete need to register before Thursday.

Ashlea Bassett, with Sheridan College in Johnson County, said this is the 11th annual roping event, to raise funds for scholarships for Johnson County residents to attend either Gillette College, Sheridan College, or Sheridan College in Johnson County.
She tells us about the events the contestants can compete in at this weekend's

The Rope for Knowledge events have typically raised anywhere from $6,500 to $8,500 each year, but last year's 10th anniversary roping raised right at $10,000 for their scholarship fund.

Also happening Saturday is an all-you-can-eat breakfast at the fairgrounds from 8 to 11 for $5 per person.

To register for the roping, contact Ashlea Bassett at Sheridan College in Johnson County before Thursday, August 15th.
We have provided her contact information here:

Call 684-2001 or 620-5830.

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