February gala to raise money for Desert Foothills Library

The Desert Foothills Library 10th annual gala will be 6 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, featuring entertainment, gourmet food and live and silent auctions.

Nicole Pesce will perform at the Desert Foothills Library annual gala. (Submitted photo)

The $200-per-person ticket event is one of the nonprofit organization’s largest fundraisers of the year and will take place at the library, 38443 N. School House Road, Cave Creek.

“Gala attendees will enjoy hosted cocktails, a gourmet dinner, and a live and silent auction, all within the beautiful newly remodeled Desert Foothills Library facility,” according to a release.

Entertainment includes performances by pianist Nicole Pesce, who has played for former U.S. presidents and a variety of sports and entertainment stars, and performers from the Phoenix Opera.

“Our 10th annual gala is a special evening that provides ongoing financial support of the library’s objective to enrich the community by promoting literacy and advancing knowledge through library resources and lifelong learning,” stated David Court, Desert Foothills Library executive director.

For more information on the 10th annual gala “Red Carpet Evening,” visit the Library online at dfla.org. To purchase tickets, contact Mr. Court at dcourt@dfla.org or 480-488-2286.

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