Fundraisers Datebook

To add events to this datebook, email the editor, with DATEBOOK as the subject line. This page is updated with each new issue of Express. Publication dates and deadlines.

October

Oct. 2, Thursday • Pink Ribbon Luncheon, for Cris Collinsworth ProScan Fund, 10:30 a.m. Duke Energy Center. pinkribbonluncheon.org

Oct. 3, Friday • Nauti Nite, for WAVE Foundation, 7:30 p.m. Newport Aquarium. wavefoundation.org

Oct. 3, Friday • Gala, by Episcopal Retirement Homes for the Good Samaritan Mission fund. 6-10 p.m. Hyde Park Country Club. ddecker@erhinc.com or 272-5555 x4283. erhinc.com

Oct. 3, Friday • MashUp, for CityLink Center, 6-10 p.m. at 800 Bank St., West End. 357-2000 

Oct. 3, Friday • Golf, for I Have Wings, 9 a.m. Twin Oaks Golf Course. ihavewings.org

Oct. 3, Friday • Golf, for Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, 11 a.m. Heritage Club, Mason. 533-9300

Oct. 3, Saturday • Cincinnati Flower Show 25th anniversary celebration, 9 a.m.-noon and 6 p.m. Memorial Hall. cincinnatihorticulaturalsociety.com

Oct. 4, Saturday • Harvest feast, for Pyramid Hill. Part of series of food-centric events. 868-8336, pyramidhill.org   

Oct. 4, Saturday • Bourbon, Bites & Bluegrass, for Cystic Fibrosis, 6 p.m. Fort Mitchell Country Club. cincinnati.cff.org/bluegrass

Oct. 4, Saturday • Walk for Alzheimer’s Association, 8:30 a.m. registration, Sawyer Point. alz.org/cincinnati

Oct. 4, Saturday • Walk/run for Jamison Foundation, 11 a.m. gazebo on Front Street, New Richmond. 304-9162

Oct. 4, Saturday • Beer, Bourbon & Berries, for Cincinnati Parks, 7 p.m. Montgomery Inn Boathouse. 861-8975

Oct. 4, Saturday • Walk, for Free to Breathe, 8 a.m. Acosta Sales, 3 Crowne Point Court, Cincinnati. freetobreathe.org

Oct. 4, Saturday • Pawapalooza run/walk/festival by Boone Co. Animal Shelter, 10-6 Boone Co. Fairgrounds, Burlington. pawapalooza.org

Oct. 4, Saturday • Pink Prom, for Komen Foundation, 9 p.m. Horseshoe Casino. thepinkprom.com

Oct. 4-5, Saturday-Sunday • Bend in the River festival, for renovation of St. Michael’s campus, by Community Matters, 5-11 p.m. Sat., noon-6 p.m. Sun., The Sanctuary. cmcincy.org

Oct. 5, Sunday • 5K run, for animal rescue groups, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Voice of America Park. runfurrescues.net

Oct. 5, Sunday • 75th anniversrsary, Comboni Missionaries, 3 p.m. Mission Center, 1318 Nagel Road. combonimissionaries.com

Oct. 6, Monday • Golf, for Great Parks Foundation, 12:30 p.m. Sharon Woods.greatparksfoundation.org

Oct. 6, Monday • Concert, for homeless youth programs, 6 p.m. Arnold’s Bar and Grill, downtown. 207-3899

Oct. 8-9, Wednesday-Thursday • Sean Casey, MWC Town Hall Lecture Series, montgomerywomansclub.org

Oct. 9, Thursday • Fall event, for Lighthouse Youth Services, noon, private home. 475-5674

Oct. 10, Friday • Beer tasting, for SPCA, Sharonville shelter, 11900 Conrey Road, Sharonville. spcacincinnati.org/events

Oct. 11, Saturday • Red Tie Gala, for Ronald McDonald House Charities, 6 p.m. Hyatt Regency. rmhcin.ejoinme.org/MyEvents/2014RedTieGala

Oct. 11, Saturday • Books by the Banks, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at Duke Energy Center.

Oct. 11, Saturday • Undy Run, by Colon Cancer Alliance, 9 a.m. Newport on the Levee. support.ccaliance.org

Oct. 11, Saturday • Labyrinth Arts Festival, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Heritage Universalist Unitarian Church, Anderson Twp. huuc.net/laf

Oct. 11, Saturday • Wine, Art Beer and Cigar Festival, for Sharonville Fine Arts Center, 6 p.m. Sharonville Convention Center. WineArtBeerCigar.com

Oct. 11, Saturday • Warrior Run, for suicide prevention, 5:15 p.m. Bell Tower, Dogwood Park, Mariemont. cincinnatichildrens.org/surviving-teens

Oct. 13, Monday • Golf Classic for Cystic Fibrosis, Heritage Club.

Oct. 16, Thursday • Kickoff for Key to the Cure, for ProScan Fund, Saks Fifth Avenue. proscanwomen.org

Oct. 16, Thursday • RetroFittings, for St. Vincent de Paul, 6 p.m. Music Hall. SVDPcincinnati.org

Oct. 17, Friday • Art show/sale, for Pets in Need, Mayerson JCC. PINCincinnati.org

Oct. 17, Friday • Luncheon, for Greater Cincinnati Foundation, Hyatt Regency. 241-2880

Oct. 17, Friday • Kick for Crohn’s/Colitis, 6-10 p.m. Paul Brown Stadium East Club. 772-3550

Oct. 17-18, Friday-Saturday • Petcasso art show, for Pets in Need, at Mayerson JCC, 6:30-10 p.m. Fri., 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sat.

Oct. 18, Saturday • Artoberfest Brews & Blues, for Woman’s Art Club, 7 p.m. The Barn, Mariemont. artatthebarn.org

Oct. 18, Saturday • Gala, by Spirit of Construction Foundation, 8 p.m. Duke Energy Center. tbrunsman@spiritofconstruction.org

Oct. 18, Saturday • Hike for Hospice, Summit Park, Blue Ash. HospiceofCincinnati.org/hike Oct. 18, Saturday • Niehoff Lecture, for Mercantile Library, 7 p.m. Westin Presidential Ballroom. reservations@mercantilelibrary.com

Oct. 18, Saturday • Family gala, for Children’s Theatre, 5 p.m. Scottish Rite Ballroom. 569-8080 x 10

Oct. 18, Saturday • Wine tasting, for Catacoustic Consort, 6:30 p.m. 2334 Upland Place, E. Walnut Hills. catacoustic.com/winetasting

Oct. 18, Saturday • Boofest, by JDRF, 1-3 p.m. SPCA Sharonville. swo.jdrf.org/event/boofest/

Oct. 19, Sunday • SIDS Brunch, 10:30 a.m. Midwest Culinary Institute. eatplaygive.net

Oct. 21, Tuesday • Reception for Barbara Glueck, by AJC, 5:30 p.m. Mayerson JCC.

Oct. 22, Wednesday • Rent party, for Mannequin charitable boutique, 6-9 p.m. Rhinegeist Brewery. 378-2620

Oct. 23, Thursday • Preview party, Cincinnati Art & Antiques Festival, for Convalescent Hospital for Children, 6 p.m. Music Hall. 561-0950, cincinnatiantiquesfestival.org

Oct. 24, Friday • Run Like Hell, for Cystic Fibrosis, 5-7 p.m. Dana and Woodburn, Walnut Hills. cincyrunlikehell.com

Oct. 24, Friday • Dance for the Cure, for Komen Foundation, 8 p.m. Newport Syndicate. (859) 371-1151

Oct. 24-26, Friday–Sunday • Art & Antiques Festival, by Association of Volunteers for Cincinnati Children’s. Multiple events, Music Hall. cincinnatiantiquesfestival.org

Oct. 25, Saturday • Walk/run, for Alois Alzheimer Foundation, Greenhills greenhillsohio.us

Oct. 25, Saturday • Gala for Beechwood Home, at Cincinnati Country Club. Oct. 25, Saturday • Halloween gala, for Children’s Dyslexia Centers, 7 p.m. Cincinnati Masonic Center. cdccoc.org/halloween

Oct. 25, Saturday • NAACP dinner, 5:30 p.m. Horsehoe Casino. 281-1900

Oct. 25, Saturday • Annie Moses Band performance, by GCPAS for Catholic education. gcparts.org

Oct. 26, Sunday • Walk Ahead for a Brain Tumor Cure 5K walk/run, 8 a.m., Yeatman’s Cover, Sawyer Point, walkahead.org or 558-6903

Oct. 27, Monday • Signature Chefs Auction, for March of Dimes, 5:30 p.m. Horseshoe Casino. marchofdimes.com/ohio

November

Nov. 1, Saturday • Toy Shop Auction, by Salvation Army Auxiliary, 11 a.m. Armstrong Chapel, Indian Hill. salvationarmycincinnati.org

Nov. 1 Saturday • Dinner, for Planned Parenthood, 5:30 p.m. Hilton Netherland Plaza. ppswo.org

Nov. 1, Friday • Hammers & Ales, for Cincinnati ToolBank, at Christian Moerlein Brewing Co., cincinnatitoolbank/events

Nov. 1, Saturday • The Meat Ball, for Cystic Fibrosis. Renaissance Hotel, downtown. Nov. 1, Saturday • 125th anniversary gala, for Christ Hospital. Duke Energy Center. thechristhospital.com

Nov. 1, Saturday • Wine/beer/bourbon tasting, for League for Animal Welfare, 7 p.m. Bell Event Centre. lfaw.org

Nov. 2, Sunday • Fundraiser for Blue Ash Montgomery Symphony, 5-8 p.m. The Kenwood. bamso.org

Nov. 2, Sunday • Empty Bowls, by Clay Alliance for Freestore Foodbank, 3 seatings Bell Event Centre, Pendleton. clayalliance.org

Nov. 6, Thursday • Wine/beer tasting, for Bethany House Services, 6 p.m. Memorial Hall. bethanyhouseservices.org

Nov. 7, Friday • Gala, for Aubrey Rose Foundation, 6 p.m. Hilton Netherland Plaza. aubreyrose.org/dance

Nov. 8. Saturday • Dancing with our Stars, for Jewish Family Service, 7 p.m. Hilton Netherland Plaza. jfscinti.org

Nov. 8, Saturday • Happy Feet Ball, for Charities Guild of N.Ky. shoe fund, New Riff Distillery, Newport. charitiesguildnky.com

Nov. 8, Saturday • 50th anniversary celebration, Cincinnati Preservation Association, 7 p.m. Marriott Renaissance, downtown. cincinnatipreservation.org

Nov. 8, Saturday • The Rusty Ball, 8-midnight Duke Energy Center. therustyball.com

Nov. 10, Monday • Fashion show, by Kindervelt 50, for Cincinnati Children’s Heart Institute, 6:30 p.m. Kenwood Country Club. marysawyerstephens@gmail.com

Nov. 12, Wednesday • Luncheon, for TriHealth’s Mary Jo Cropper Family Center for Breast Care, noon, Manor House, Mason. 865-1621

Nov. 12, Wednesday • Shopping/fashion show, for CUB’s Off the Streets, 6:30 p.m. Macy’s downtown. cinunionbethel.org

Nov. 13, Thursday • Philanthropy luncheon, by Association of Fundraising Professionals, 11:45 a.m. Duke Energy Center. afpcincinnati.afpnet.org

Nov. 14, Friday • Kindervelt gala, for Cincinnati Children’s, 6 p.m. The Syndicate, Newport. kindervelt.org

Nov. 14, Friday • Imagine Cincy, by Give Back Cincinnati, 7-11 p.m. Music Hall. givebackcincinnati.org

Nov. 15, Saturday • Kindervelt Market, for Cincinnati Children’s, 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. The Syndicate, Newport. kindervelt.org

Nov. 15, Saturday • Rock ’n Aspire, for National MS Society. Details TBA. rocknaspire.org

Nov. 15, Saturday • The Party, by YMCA, for youth development programs, Paul Brown Stadium. along@cincinnatiymca.org

Nov. 15, Saturday • Gala, for Links Cincinnati chapter, 7 p.m. Horseshoe Casino, downtown. cincinnati.inks.org

Nov. 21, Friday • Secret ArtWorks, for ArtWorks, 5 p.m. The Center, Mercantile Building, downtown. artworkscincinnati.org

Nov. 22, Saturday • Opera Ball, for Cincinnati Opera, Hilton Netherland Plaza. cincinnatiopera.org

Nov. 27, Thursday • Thanksgiving Day Run, Paul Brown Stadium. Details TBA

December

Dec. 4, Thursday • Gala, for LifePoint Solutions, 6 p.m. Horseshoe Casino. lifepointsolutions.org

Dec. 13, Saturday • Jingle Bell Run, for Arthritis Foundation, 8:30 a.m. 399-8091

Dec. 31, Wednesday • New Year’s Eve gala, for Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra. 381-3300

January 2015

Jan. 24, Saturday • Champions for Children gala, for 4C, Hilton Netherland Plaza. Details TBA.

February

Feb. 21, Saturday • Heart Ball, for American Heart Association, Duke Energy Center. cincinnatiheartball.heart.org 

March

March 5-7, Thursday-Saturday • Cincinnati International Wine Festival. Details TBA.

March 14, Saturday • Art of Neuroscience, by Mayfield Education & Research Foundation, 5 p.m. at 21C Museum Hotel.

April

April 25, Saturday • Beacon of Light gala, for Lighthouse Youth Services, 6:30 p.m., Hyatt Regency Hotel. lys.org 

April 30, Thursday • Gala for St. Joseph Orphanage, 5:30 p.m. Hilton Netherland Plaza.