Wine Tasting to Benefit Sims Library

Friends of Sims Library will host its thirteenth annual Wine with Friends fundraiser to benefit Southeastern’s Sims Memorial Library, on Saturday, Nov. 6, at Oak Knoll Country Club in Hammond.

     The popular event will feature six wines paired with food samplings, live music, a silent auction that boasts art, books, wine and gift certificates, and door prizes. “Wines will be introduced by Todd Delaune fromThe Red, White and Brew in downtown Hammond. Todd will provide details about the wine’s history and flavor adding to the evening’s culinary experience,” said Janie Branham, interim Library Director.

     Friends of Sims Library is an organization that supports the activities and collections of the library. Funds generated by Friends are used to supplement the library’s annual budget, purchase needed equipment and resources, and provide programs, lectures, author readings and signings, and other special events.

     Doors open at 6:30 p.m. with the tasting beginning at 7 p.m. Space is limited, so please make reservations by Nov. 1. Admission is $60.

     Click here to order tickets online.

     For more information about the wine tasting or the Friends of Sims Library, email


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