(Chelsea Update would like to thank Bill O’Reilly for the information in this story.)
Chelsea Senior Center’s annual Festival of Tables Preview Event will be held Friday, Feb. 21 from 5-7 p.m. at the Chelsea Senior Center, WSEC Cafeteria, 512 Washington St.
This popular crowd-pleasing event is great for all ages so come enjoy it with the whole family. Admission is only $1, which includes one voting ticket and attendees will have a chance to view 20 creatively decorated tables and vote for a favorite.
Of course, as a fundraiser, additional voting tickets may be purchased to “stuff the ballot box.”
A silent auction will also occur beginning at 5 p.m. at the Preview Event and close at noon on Saturday. Several items and beautiful creations from the community will be available for bid. There is no need to purchase an admission ticket to participate in the silent auction. All proceeds from the event will support the Chelsea Senior Center (CSC).
A diverse lineup of 20 local groups, businesses, and residents are decorating tables with themes such as “Arts & Architecture”, “Peacock-tail Party”, “Fly Me to the Moon”, and “Fairy Garden” to name just a few.
Among those represented this year will be returning participants Chelsea District Library, Material Girls, Adult Learners Institute, Gail Geer Calligraphy, Jewelry Set in Stone, Chelsea Area Garden Club, C.A.D.D.Y. Quilters, and the CSC Crafters. Some of the newcomers this year include Chelsea Community Preschool, St. Barnabas Church, and Chelsea Area Players.
The Chelsea Senior Center is a 501(c) 3 non-profit with a mission is to enhance the quality of life and well-being of area seniors and their families.
For more information about the Festival of Tables event please call (734) 475-9242 or email [email protected].