Mon, 07/28/2014 (All day)
The St. Louis County Library Foundation will hold its annual Starcatchers Gala on Saturday, September 20, at Library Headquarters, 1640 S. Lindbergh Blvd. Tickets for the event are $225 per person. Proceeds will fund youth programming.
The gala begins with a cocktail reception at 6:00 p.m., followed by a seated dinner at 7:00 p.m. The evening will include an oral auction. KSDK NewChannel 5 anchor Art Holliday will serve as Master of Ceremonies. Bestselling western suspense author Craig Johnson will provide the post-dinner entertainment. Attendees are invited to wear cocktail or elegant western attire.
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, Emerson, Lashly & Baer, Engelhardt Family Foundation, S.M. Wilson, Landmark, PNC, Musick Construction Co., and Centene.
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.