On Friday, May 18, 2012, Restoring Rutland will host a silent auction and benefit concert to benefit families of Tropical Storm Irene, starting at 7:30 p.m. at Center Street Alley Bar in downtown Rutland.
Bid on items donated by local area businesses while enjoying a variety of hors d’oeuvres provided by The Palms Restaurant, a cash bar and live music from Split Tongue Crow, Duane Carlton and Jeff Poremski, Gold Town and DJ Sunavaunt.
All monies raised — 100% — will be donated to the Pittsfield, Stockbridge and Bridgewater Disaster Relief Funds and the Rutland County Long Term Recovery Committee, all of which are working with their local communities to distribute monies to families in need.
Tickets are $20 per person and can be purchased at The Palms Restaurant on 36 Strongs Ave., Café Terra at 67 Center St., Body Gears at 112 Woodstock Ave., Center Street Alley Bar on Center Street and the Wooden Barrel at 231 Chittenden Rd. Tickets are limited.
This event is sponsored in part by Rutland Regional Medical Center and the Rutland Country Club. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit www.restoringrutland.org and www.facebook.com/restoringrutland.