Saturday, September 22, 2012
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Forest City Gallery will hold a Tuscan themed fundraiser on Saturday, September 22 from 7-9 pm at the Goodwill Industries Conference Centre (3rd Floor) located at 255 Horton Street. Join us for an evening of wine tastings, hors d’oeuvres, music, virtual tours of a Tuscany Vineyard, silent auction and 50/50 draw. A hand painted wine glass will be yours to keep at the end of the evening. The wine tastings will be of Tuscan origins with the first tasting included in the ticket price and each addition tasting at $5.00. Proceeds will go to the Forest City Gallery, one of Canada’s oldest Artist-Run Centres celebrating its 40th anniversary in 2013. This event is being held in partnership with Scotiabank's Team Scotia Community Program.
50/50 tickets are available for $2 per ticket, $5 per 3 tickets or $10 per arm's length of tickets. These 50/50 tickets will be available for purchase until the draw takes place on the evening of September 22nd.
Silent Auction Items included so far:
Passion for Dance private ballroom or Latin dance classes
Season's Subscriptions for 2 from the Palace Theatre (The 39 Steps, Waiting for the Parade, Laughter on the 23rd Floor, To Kill a Mockingbird, Sullivan & Gilbert & Innocence Lost)
Sumi Drawing and Painting Set from Mercury Art and Craft Supershop
16” x 21” framed water and fade resistant printed portrait (created from a digital photograph of your choosing) from Needham Funeral Service
$50.00 Gift Certificate for Pet Valu
$100.00 Gift Certificate for Black Trumpet Restaurant
Gift Certificate for APK Live’s plate menu
Gift Certificate for Trü Restaurant and Lounge
Gift Certificate for the The Indian Chef
Gift basket of wines
Gift basket of delicious coffees with hand crafted mugs
Lolita Gift Pack
Many more to come!
Tickets are $25 and will be sold at the Forest City Gallery, Hot Dog Musique & Cinema and from the Board from August 23rd to September 21st. Our Gallery Hours are Wednesdays through Saturdays 12-5 pm. Hot Dog Musique and Cinema are open Tuesdays-Fridays 11am-6pm and Saturdays 12-6 pm. Email Board Members at firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll get tickets to you too.
Forest City Gallery will be accepting cash, cheques or paypal during the evening of the event for additional wine tastings, silent auction items and 50/50 draw tickets.