In an effort to provide additional funding for educational programs at the Birmingham Public Library, the library's Young Professionals will host a fundraiser on Thursday, July 24 at Rogue Tavern, 2312 Second Ave. North. It will be held from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tickets are $10.Proceeds will help support library initiatives such as Summer Reading, teen poetry and early childhood computer stations.
What: I Like Big Books and I Cannot Lie Fundraiser for the Birmingham Public Library
Why: To raise money to support ongoing programming at the Birmingham Public Library
When: Thursday, July 24 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Where: Rogue Tavern, 2312 Second Ave. North
To buy tickets: www.bigbooks.eventbrite.com
Silent auction: There will be a silent auction with items such as a Bose Bluetooth stereo, a mountain bike, a two-week boot camp training session, art, wine gift baskets, jewelry and more. The Trey Lewis Duo will perform. There will be food and beer specials during the event.