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St. Louis County Library Foundation Hosts Gala Fundraiser

Press Release

Monday, July 28, 2014 - 10:00a.m.
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. 
 
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