Sample wines, cheeses and chocolates
Event runs 7-10 p.m., with cost of $12 for FAC members and $15 for non-members
FREEPORTFreeport Arts Centers (FAC) Annual Wine, Cheese & Chocolate Fund-raiser is set for Saturday, Feb. 3. Proceeds from the event will benefit FAC, and gift baskets from area merchants will be raffled off.
Become a new member of FAC and receive one free ticket to the fund-raiser, said Carolyn Mitchell, event chairman.
Current members can give a new family or sponsor memberships to a friend and receive two free tickets to the tasting.
Sample from dozens of wines, cheeses and chocolates. The event will be from 7 to 10 p.m. Reservations may be made by calling FAC at (815) 235-9755 or by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Tickets are $12 per person for members and $15 for non-members. Tickets sold at the door will be $20.
FAC is at 121 N. Harlem Ave., Freeport, and is open 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Tuesday-Friday and noon-5 p.m., Saturday. Tours may be scheduled by calling (815) 235-9755. Admission is free, although donations are accepted.
From the Jan. 31-Feb. 6, 2007, issue