Art from here to there

Just a reminder of an important upcoming event –

A charity event to benefit the Big Sur Health Center

BIG SUR, Calif. — (July 28, 2010) … The Big Sur Health Center will hold its Annual Art Auction Sunday, September 12, 2010 on the terrace at The Restaurant at Ventana. This event focuses community attention on talented local artists and provides the means to fulfill the vision of the Big Sur Health Center.
Over 30 local artists have donated generously to benefit the health center. This years auction items include paintings, jewelry, sculptures and crafts with many of the artists on hand. The event will include silent and live auctions. Greg Hawthorne, local gallery owner and artist will serve as auctioneer. Area Big Sur restaurants including Deetjens, Nepenthe, Sierra Mar, and Ventana will be joining forces to provide some wonderful food to nibble on while browsing the art. The food will be accompanied by Monterey County wines and Rodrigo Teague will provide music.
The Health Center is a not-for-profit health care facility dedicated to the health and well-being of all who reside or work in Big Sur, as well as those who visit the community. The health center provides primary medical care services, with an emphasis on prevention, and is available to handle urgent care needs.
Art Auction schedule is as follows:
3:00-4:30 p.m. – Music, Food & Wine; Silent Auction and View Live Auction Items
4:30 p.m. – Live Auction
Tickets are $75 per person and can be purchased online at HYPERLINK “” or by calling (831) 626-3485. All proceeds benefit the Big Sur Health Center.
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PR Contact:
Avril Ekstrand, Big Sur Health Center Board