Raise the Roof announces fundraiser

Staff report

SIDNEY — Raise the Roof for the Arts has announced Puttin’ on the Glitz, a fundraising champagne brunch and fashion show, to be May 7 at 1 p.m., at Shelby Oaks.

There event will include raffles and a live auction.

Prizes to be raffled are the Perfect Pair—Coffee and Chocolate Gift Basket with High Grounds Coffee and Winan’s Chocolates; a spring flowering bush from Kah Nursery; Custom Glitz and Glamour from Gallery 2:Ten; gift certificates from Younique Boutique, Small Town Boutique and Silver Lining Booktique; Taste of the Town gift certificates from the Raise the Roof board; Backyard Bliss (fire pit and accessories) from the Barr family; Nakamol of Chicago necklace from Rhonda and Rudy Keister; Wine About It from the Cellar in Troy; and Tee It Up, a round of golf for four with cart from Shelby Oaks.

A live auction with donations from PromoWest Columbus will include two Express Live Show packages with four tickets for each show and VIP Tent passes for the Alice Cooper show, May 16, and Everclear, June 4. There will also be three Grand Express Live Show packages with two tickets and express VIP tent passes for Old Crow Medicine Show, May 31, Blue Oyster Cult, July 8, and Lifehouse, July 26.

The luncheon will also be the kickoff for online bidding on four, limited edition, Peavey guitars: a child’s acoustic guitar ,“The Flash”; a student electric guitar, “Captain America”; a full-size electric guitar, “Walking Dead,” and an Official Major League Cincinnati Reds All Star Game Rockmaster electric guitar.

All proceeds from Puttin’ on the Glitz will support the revitalization of the Historic Sidney Theatre.

Tickets cost $35 and can be purchased at www.sidneytheatre.com or in the theatre office, 120B W. Poplar Street.

For information, call 498-1921.

Staff report