Art auction preview is today

Published 10:19 am Tuesday, February 23, 2010

A preview for the “Give Us Hope” Art Auction will be held today at 3 p.m. in the East Pavilion front lobby.

Paintings by residents of Southampton Memorial Hospital’s East Pavilion will be sold at a show Thursday evening at Cypress Cove Country Club. Tickets are $20 and include hors d’ oeuvres and a cash bar. The Thursday main event begins at 5:30 p.m., with the auction hosted by John Moore Drewry set to begin at 6:30 p.m.

All proceeds from ticket sales and the art auction will benefit the Alzheimer’s Association.

For more information, or to purchase tickets, contact Esther Francis at 569-6286 or Melissa Decker or Katie Cobb at 569-6289.