Gifts from the Vine
Ashford - posted Sep, 04 2013
ASHFORD - The Friends of the Babcock Library are holding their annual wine tasting fundraiser, Gifts from the Vine, on Saturday, Sept. 14, from 3 to 5 p.m., at Eastern Connecticut State University’s Church Farm Center for Arts and Sciences, 396 Mansfield Road (Route 89), Ashford. Raindate for the event is Sunday, Sept. 15. Sample a selection of local wines, spirits, and delicious hors d’oeuvers on the grounds of the Church Farm Center. The event will feature live entertainment provided by Lorraine and Bill Liswell performing vocal and instrumental selections. There will also be a book signing by Kevin Cullen, author of “Whitey Bulger: America’s Most Wanted Gangster and the Manhunt That Brought Him to Justice.” In addition, a silent auction and bauble sale will round-out the event. Tickets for the event are $25 per person and are available at Babcock Library, 25 Pompey Hollow Road, Ashford. For information, call 860-487-4420. Tickets can also be purchased at Church Farm the day of the event.