Gallery r Hosts Fun-Filled Auction Benefit, March 26

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It’s a Valentine’s week special for a gala art-auction event coming in March! Get your tickets early and save $25.

In honor of its 10th anniversary, Gallery r, RIT’s off-campus student-run art gallery, will host a fun-filled auction benefit with emcee Norma Holland, 13 WHAM-TV, on Thursday, March 26, at Bausch & Lomb world headquarters. Each $150 ($125 this week) ticket admits two guests and guarantees one work of original art from an RIT student, alumni or faculty member.

The reception runs from 5:30 to 7 p.m. with light hors d’oeuvres, desserts and cash bar, followed by the art drawing from 7 to 9 p.m. For more information, call 475-5154 or visit or