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Wine and Jazz Benefit Los Gatos Library

The Mountain Winery in Saratoga and the Los Gatos Community Foundation teamed up to support the Los Gatos Library fundraising efforts to buy furniture, fixtures and equipment.

About 150 people visited the Mountain Winery in Saratoga Sunday afternoon to listen to live jazz music by the Pentimento band, eat hors d'oeuvres, drink wine and raise money for the new . The event was sponsored by the

Tickets were $30 at the door, with $10 donated to Friends of Los Gatos Public Library to buy furniture, fixtures and equipment for the new $12 million facility expected to be completed next year. The group needs to raise $2.1 million to completely furnish the new library.

Los Gatos Mayor Joe Pirzynski and former Los Gatos Mayor Sandy Decker were in attendance, as well as members of the Assistance League of Los Gatos-Saratoga.

C. Lee McKenzie March 08, 2011 at 02:59 PM
It was a wonderful event and a great preview of what's to come this month as the Community Gifts Committee blasts off its campaign to furnish our new library. Great pictures and article. Thanks.
Carol Hamilton March 08, 2011 at 11:15 PM
Thanks so much for the on-going coverage of the new library. Kudos to the Los Gatos Community Foundation, it was a great afternoon. Carol Hamilton
Cooper Falk March 09, 2011 at 02:17 AM
Thank you very much for the comment Lee.
Cooper Falk March 09, 2011 at 02:18 AM
Thanks Carol, Yes, the Los Gatos Community Foundation is doing a great service for the library.
Cooper Falk March 09, 2011 at 02:20 AM
Another up-coming event being held for the Los Gatos community at the Mountain Winery is coming March 20th to benefit the Los Gatos Shakespeare Festival. You can check it out here http://losgatos.patch.com/events/spring-equinox-celebration
Sheila Sanchez (Editor) March 09, 2011 at 02:25 AM
Thanks for the heads up, Cooper. Your photos are wonderful! Keep up the great work.
Victoria M. Johnson March 09, 2011 at 07:03 AM
Great photos! Looks like the library event was a success.
mary leonardis March 09, 2011 at 06:26 PM
Another great event sponsored in part by the Friends of the Los Gatos Library, will be on March 23, 2011 at 5:30 at the Bentley Dealership, 66 Main Street. There will be a food, wine, a silent auction and a great Local Band! Don't miss it, reserve a spot using this link! All are welcome... http://www.friendsoflglibrarycgc.com/

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