The Berkshire Eagle
by Jeannie Maschino
Guests and online auction bidders will vie for getaways across France and Italy, outings at local establishments and more at Housatonic Valley Association’s Auction for the Environment on Sunday, Nov. 19, at South Farms, 21 Higbie Road. Auctioneer Sherry Truhlar will take the stage at 3 p.m.
The auction is HVA’s biggest fundraiser of the year, and all are invited to attend. Proceeds will benefit HVA’s work to restore, conserve and protect clean, cold waters and a sweeping woodland corridor across the entire Housatonic Valley in Connecticut, Massachusetts and New York.
HVA Board member Christine Baranski, critically acclaimed Emmy and Tony Award-winning actress and star of CBS’s “The Good Fight” and HBO’s “The Gilded Age,” is chairing the Benefit Auction Committee.
The silent auction portion of the event opens online at 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 13, and will close at 5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 26.
Visit hvatoday.org or call 203-671-7981 to purchase tickets and to sign up for the silent auction.