JUNEAU - The eighth annual Bishop Kenny auction benefiting Perseverance Theatre will be held from 6:30 to 10 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, at the Twisted Fish restaurant.
The event supports the Bishop Kenny Memorial Fund, which was established in 1995 to assist artists at Perseverance. Kenny served on the theater's board of directors for 11 years until his death in 1995.
Appetizers and a no-host bar will be available at 6:30 p.m., and the live auction will begin at 8. The Thunder Mountain Big Band will perform throughout the evening.
More than 100 items will be auctioned at the event, including a trip to New York City, a home-cooked Thai dinner for six, a powered gliding experience and a weekend in Gustavus.
Admission to the auction is $25, and tickets are available at Hearthside Books, by calling 586-1281, or online at www.perseverancetheatre.org.