Posted on Oct 11, 2021
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Bring a team of up to five players, or we can create a team for you. Topple last year's smartest team on the seacoast and vie for cash and other prizes! Hosted once again by our local Jeopardy!™ winner Jill Santopietro Panall, the evening promises interesting questions, odd historical facts, and lots of friendly competition! 

Thursday, November 18, 2021
Elk's Club, 25 Low St., Newburyport
Doors open @ 6:30, Game starts @7:00 pm.

Food and drink available for purchase.

$125.00 per team; up to five people per team. Or $25 to register as a single.

Payment page for online registration.


Newburyport: Are you as smart as a “Jeopardy!” champ? The Rotary Club of Newburyport invites you to test the trivia waters, as Newburyport resident and business owner Jill Santopietro Panall hosts and shares her “Jeopardy!” expertise with those brave enough to play a local version of the popular quiz show. The games will be held on Thursday, November18, at the Elks Club on Low Street in Newburyport.  Doors open at 6:30 and at 7:00 let the games begin!  Jill and her team have prepared questions that will span many categories, so everyone has an opportunity to showcase his or her unique knowledge. Proceeds will support college scholarships for local students. According to Newburyport Rotary Club President Dan Hartman, “The club contributes up to $9,000 per year in scholarships to local graduating seniors. We are proud of our students and happy to help them. “
Our major sponsor again this year is the Institution for Savings. Round sponsorships are available for $100 each.
Bring a team of up to 5 players, or we can create a team for you. The entry fee is $125.00 per team, or $25 per person if you would like us to add you to a team.  Grand Prize for the winning team is $250. Other fun prizes are on tap, too.  Food and drink will be available for purchase. The fun is on the house! Be crowned the Smartest Team on the Seacoast! You may register online or email for more information or to register your team.
Jill Santopietro Panall appeared on Jeopardy in February of 2016. She is a human resources consultant (21Oak HR Consulting) and lives with her husband Simon and her 7-year-old son Henry.
Rotary International’s motto is “Service Above Self” and has identified specific causes to target to maximize our local and global impact. At the same time, each community has its own unique needs and concerns. Through our network of resources and partners, we focus our service efforts on promoting peace, fighting disease, providing clean water, saving mothers and children, supporting education, and growing local economies. Rotary members are helping others in communities around the world every day through thousands of service projects. For more information about the Rotary Club of Newburyport, please contact President Dan Hartman at