The St. Louis County Library Foundation will hold its annual Starcatchers Gala on Saturday, September 21, at Library Headquarters, 1640 S. Lindbergh Blvd. Tickets for the event are $200 per person. Proceeds will fund childhood literacy and development programming.
The gala begins with a cocktail reception at 6:00 p.m., followed by a seated dinner at 7:00 p.m. Ivey-Selkirk Auctioneers will conduct an oral auction. KSDK NewChannel 5 anchor Art Holliday will serve as Master of Ceremonies. Bestselling suspense author Lisa Scottoline will provide the post-dinner entertainment.
Two awards will be presented as part of the evening's festivities. The Starcatcher's Award will be awarded to a business or individual dedicated to bettering the library. The Foundation will also present the Sidney Johnson Learning Award for outstanding library service by a teen.
Special thanks to the gala sponsors: Sigma Aldrich, AT&T, Centene, Lashly & Baer, P.C., Thompson Coburn LLP.
For more information or to purchase tickets to the gala, please contact Jim Bogart at 314-994-3300.
The St. Louis County Library Foundation is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization, founded in 1999, to support the Library District by generating private resources and promoting reading and literacy.
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