BPW wine tasting is May 21

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The Springfield Business & Professional Women’s Club will host its 2011 Spring Wine-Tasting to be held Saturday, May 21, on the grounds of  the historic Hugh McElroy Home located at  110 College Street, the same location as last year’s event. 

The event will feature live music, local and imported wines and other alcoholic beverages for sampling in your own commemorative wine glass. The tasting will be from 5-8:30 p.m. and will also feature non-alcoholic beverages and light appetizers. There will be a live and silent auction with many unique items, with some from local businesses and artisans.

This annual event is the club's main fundraiser to support its scholarship programs and other charitable endeavors. Advance tickets are $15, and $20 at the door. Tickets are on sale at Hale Realty & Auction, Hardin's Jewelry and Gifts, and Springfield City Hall. For more information call Lisa Haydon at (859) 285-0099, Fran Carrico at (859) 481-1827, or Carolyn Hardin at (859) 336-9425.