The Opening Reception for the 18th annual For Kids’ Sake Art Auction will take place Friday, March 30, at Longbranch Cafe and Bakery in Carbondale, according to a news release from the organization.
The reception, which will run from 5 to 8 p.m., gives viewers a chance to see this year’s show, start bidding on art, enjoy live music and hors d’oeuvres, and participate in raffles. The Art Auction, which is open from March 27 to April 27, highlights student and professional artwork from Southern Illinois, Bangladesh, Germany and Switzerland. All proceeds will benefit orphans and students in Bangladesh.
Longbranch Cafe and Bakery is located at 100 E. Jackson St. in Carbondale.
— The Southern