MORRIS — The Friends and the Board of Directors of the Morris Public Library will host the 8th annual “Art Around the Box” gala event and auction of fine art, decorated boxes, master photography, various antiques, and unique collector items. The reception at the gala will offer wine, refreshments and live music, all included with a $15 admission.
The event will take place at the White Barn, South Farms, Morris, on Saturday, March 23, from 3 to 7 p.m.
Special auction entries included are rare autographed guitars (Edgar and Johnny Winters), popular gift baskets, gift certificates to local vendors, the famous Mystery Puzzle Box (see where the treasure is this year), collectibles including Steiff Bears and much more.
Master auctioneer, Timothy Chapulis, of Tim’s Auctions Inc, will preside over the auction.
Tickets to the event are available at www.morrispubliclibrary.net, at the Library and at the door.
New this year, credit and debit cards will be accepted at the event.
All proceeds will benefit the Library.
For information and updates call 860-567-7440, or visit https://bit.ly/2SFEIXH, and Library’s social media pages.