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.

For our listing of Sporting Events see the Team Effort Lineup

April 29, Wednesday

Jewish Federation | Social innovators presentations, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Japp’s.

Bethesda Lyceum | with Joan Lunden, for Women’s Cancer Center at Bethesda North Hospital, 6 p.m. Horseshoe Casino. 865-1621

Greenacres Arts Center | Wine Down Wednesday, beer and wine tastings for Oyler School, Price Hill, 6-9 p.m.

April 30, Thursday

LADD | Taking Flight awards, 6 p.m. Champions Club, Great American Ball Park. or Hannah Eldridge,

Women Helping Women | Light Up the Night gala, 5:30-9:30 p.m. Horseshoe Casino.

ArtWorks | annual breakfast, 7:30 a.m. Duke Energy Convention Center.

St. Joseph Orphanage | Spring for the Stars gala, 5:30 p.m. Hilton Netherland Plaza. 245-6995 or

May 1, Friday

Sharonville Fine Arts Center | Roaring ’20s party, 5:30 p.m. Sharonville Convention Center. Pat Madyda, 554-1014 or

May 2-3, Saturday-Sunday

Granny’s Garden | Plant sale, Sat. 7 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Loveland Elementary, 550 Loveland-Madeira Road.

May 2, Saturday

Kindervelt 50 | Hats, Horses & Hearts Derby party for Cincinnati Children’s Heart Institute, 5 p.m. Kenwood Country Club.

CHCURC | Derby Day Party, 5-9 p.m. Laurel Court.

Clovernook Center for Blind and Visually Impaired | Open house, spring market and art sale. 7000 Hamilton Ave. 522-3860

May 3, Sunday

Lindner Center of Hope | Mental illness education day, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Manor House, Mason. 536-0328

Cincinnati Camerata | Wine tasting and concert, 4 p.m. Church of the Redeemer. 2944 Erie Ave., Hyde Park. 941-5088.

Magro Foundation Arts Sensation | Arts scholarships for local college students, 5-7 p.m. Peterloon, Indian Hill.

May 4, Monday

Brandon C. Gromada Head & Neck Cancer Foundation | Benefit dinner, any time 5-9 p.m. National Exemplar. 271-2103 or

May 5, Tuesday

United Pet Fund | Open house, 5-7 p.m. UPF Resource Center, 11336 Tamarco Road, Blue Ash.

Cincinnati Art Museum | Taste of Duveneck Patron’s Party, 6-8 p.m. private home. 639-2962

Women’s Crisis Center | Toast for Hope, 5:30 p.m. Drees Pavilion, Devou Park, Covington. (859) 372-3571

May 7, Thursday

Go Red for Women | luncheon for women’s heart health, 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Duke Energy Convention Center. 842-8877

Visiting Nurse Association | Caring Celebration, 6-9 p.m. Westin Hotel, downtown.

Alzheimer’s Association | Art of Making Memories gala, 5:30 p.m. Horseshoe Casino. 721-4284

May 8, Friday

Salvation Army ARC Auxiliary | Hope for Camp Swoneky dinner, 6:30 p.m. Kenwood Country Club. 248-0033 or

Redwood | Night at the Races, 6-10 p.m. The Gardens of Park Hills. or (859) 331-0880 x297

May 9, Saturday

People Working Cooperatively | Repair Affair. Seeking skilled volunteers. Aaron Grant, 351-7921

Duveneck Memorial Art Show | for N.Ky. Heritage League, Baker Hunt and Historic Licking Riverside District Civic Association, noon-5 p.m. George Rogers Clark Park, Covington.

Freestore Foodbank | Stamp Out Hunger, by letter carriers. Leave canned goods by mailbox.

Cincinnati Preservation Association | Home tour, 1-5 p.m. Rose Hill Avenue, N. Avondale.

Pecs Balls & Jollies Pub Crawl | for Testicular Cancer Society and Protect the Pecs, noon-6 p.m. The Banks.

Cornerstone Equity | Dinner/auction, 6 p.m. private home. SOLD OUT. 328-9653.

Greater Cincinnati Performing Arts Society | Hit Men concert for Catholic education, 7:30 p.m. McAuley High School. 570-0652 or

National Council of Negro Women | Bethune-Height Recognition Prayer Breakfast, 9:30 a.m. Greater Emanuel Apostolic Temple, 1150 W. Galbraith Rd. 242-7897

JDRF | Gala, 6 p.m. Duke Energy Convention Center.

May 9-16, Saturday-Saturday

Milford Historical Society | Charley Harper Quilt exhibit. Opening 10 a.m. May 9, tours each day 1-4 p.m. Promont.

May 10, Sunday

American Sign Museum | 10th anniversary celebration, noon-4 p.m. 1330 Monmouth St., Camp Washington.

May 12, Tuesday

St. Vincent de Paul | Celebration of Service, 6 p.m. Cintas Center/Xavier Univ. 562-8853

May 13, Wednesday

YWCA Career Women | luncheon, noon. Duke Energy Convention Center. 241-7090

ProKids | Friends of Children Breakfast, 8-9 a.m. Cintas Center/Xavier Univ. RSVP needed. or

May 14, Thursday

WMKV public radio station | Glenn Miller Band concert, 7 p.m. Music Hall Ballroom.

Taft Museum of Art | Cowboys in the Garden, 6 p.m. Taft Museum. 352-5145

May 16, Saturday

Art Academy of Cincinnati | Art auction, 6 p.m. Art Academy, 1212 Jackson St., OTR.

Valley Temple | Denim & Diamonds, 6:30-10 p.m. 145 Springfield Pike, Wyoming. 761-3555

May 16-17, Saturday-Sunday

Hamilton-Fairfield Friends of Lane Libraries | Used book sale, Sat. 9-5, Sun. noon-3 p.m. Queen of Peace Parish, 2550 Millville Ave., Hamilton.

May 17, Sunday

Weston Art Gallery | “Price Hill Thrill.” Neighborhood art tours 2-5 p.m. Reception 5-7 p.m. Dunham Arts Center. 977-4165

Wyoming Art Show | for art education, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Worthington Avenue at Springfield Pike, Wyoming. 

May 19, Tuesday

Cincinnati Art Museum | Taste of Duveneck Benefactors Party, private home. 639-2962

May 21, Thursday

Women’s Committee of Cincinnati Parks Foundation | Hats Off! luncheon for Smale Riverfront Park, 11 a.m. Foot of Walnut St., The Banks. SOLD OUT.

May 23, Saturday

Catacoustic Consort | Yard sale for early music scholarships in Cincinnati, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. 1163 Meriweather Ave., Hyde Park

May 28, Thursday

Children’s Law Center | Dancing with the CLC Stars, 6 p.m. Receptions, Erlanger.

May 29-31, Friday-Sunday

Summerfair | Three-day arts fair. Coney Island.

May 29, Friday

Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden | Zoo La La, 7-11 p.m.

May 30-June 5

Main Public Library | Used book sale, varied hours. 800 Vine St., downtown. 369-6035

May 30, Saturday

Boys Hope Girls Hope | Food and music festival, 6-10 p.m. Findlay Market Beer Garden. 721-3380 or

May 31, Sunday

Asian Community Alliance | Annual dinner, 5:30 p.m. Sycamore Senior Center. Features 20 cuisines from seven Asian restaurants, plus wine and beverages. 318-9223 or

June 1, Monday

Andy Dalton Foundation | Celebrity Waiter Night, 6 p.m. Hilton Netherland Plaza.

June 4, Saturday

Talbert House | Fatherhood Luncheon, noon-1:30 p.m. Hyatt Regency.

June 7, Sunday

Kindervelt 54 | House tour, for Cincinnati Children’s Heart Institute, five homes open 1-5 p.m. in Mariemont. $25 in advance. Tickets:

June 8-12, Monday-Friday

Munich Sister City Association | Various locations. or

June 10, Wednesday

Assistance League | Books & Brunch, 10:30 a.m. Cincinnati Woman’s Club, 330 Lafayette Ave., Clifton.

June 10, Wednesday

Architectural Foundation | Apple Award Gala. Anderson Pavilion, Smale Park.

June 11, Thursday

Cincinnati Art Museum | Taste of Duveneck, 6-9 p.m. 639-2964

June 12, Friday

Episcopal Retirement Homes | Over the Edge party, 6 p.m. Central Parkway YMCA.

Ault Park Concours D’Elegance | Cruisin’ for a Cure pre-party for Arthritis Foundation, 7 p.m. Anderson Pavilion, Smale Park. 321-1951 or

June 13, Saturday

Alpha Kappa Alpha | “Phi Psi Omega Does Broadway,” Jazz brunch for scholarships, 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Savannah Center, West Chester. 275-9823 or

Ault Park Concours D’Elegance | Countryside Car Tour pre-event. Departs Mariemont Square, noon.

Ault Park Concours D’Elegance | Hangar Party pre-event, 5 p.m. Executive Jet Management, Lunken Airport.

June 14, Sunday

Ault Park Concours d’Elegance | for Arthritis Foundation. Ault Park.

June 17, Wednesday

Taste of the NFL | for Freestore Foodbank. 6:30 p.m. West Club Lounge, Paul Brown Stadium. 482-7539

Purses 4 a Purpose | for Aubrey Rose Foundation, 6 p.m. Covington Catholic H.S.

June 20, Saturday

The Carnegie | Suits That Rock, 8 p.m. (859) 957-1940 or

GiveHOPE and UC Cancer Institute | Concert by The Guess Who, 6:30 p.m. Horseshoe Casino

June 24, Wednesday

Josh Cares | Food Truckin’, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Fountain Square.

June 26, Friday

Cincinnati Human Relations Commission | Luncheon, 11 a.m. Hilton Netherland Plaza.

June 27, Saturday

Cincinnati Pride | Pride parade, 11 a.m. downtown.

Aug. 15, Saturday

Caracole | Party in Plaid and Paisley. Masonic Center Ballroom. 761-1480 or

Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra’s Summermusik festival | Opening night gala. Music Hall Ballroom.

Aug. 29, Saturday

Tender Mercies | Taste of OTR, 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Washington Park. 639-7047 or

Sept. 10, Thursday

Dress for Success | Fashion show. Horseshoe Casino. Details TBA.

Sept. 11-13, Friday-Sunday

Food + Wine Classic | Washington Park.

Oct. 11, Sunday

Cedar Village | Chai Ball. Cooper Creek, Blue Ash. Details TBA.

Sept. 12, Saturday

Stepping Stones | Bloom | 7 p.m. Greenacres.

Sept. 20, Sunday

Women’s Committee of Cincinnati Parks Foundation | Children’s Tea. Mt. Echo Park. Details TBA.

Sept. 26, Saturday

Milford Area Historical Society | Art Affaire, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Main Street, Milford.

October 8th, Thursday

The Pink Ribbon Luncheon | Duke Energy Convention Center

Oct. 17, Saturday

Spirit of Construction | 20th Annual Celebration of Construction Gala. Duke Energy Convention Center. Details TBA.

Oct, 22, Thursday

Cincinnati Art Museum | Art in Bloom. Tours, special events, floral interpretations of museum’s collection.

Oct. 23-25, Friday-Sunday

Art & Antiques Festival | for Convalescent Home for Children, Music Hall Ballroom. Details TBA.

Oct. 24, Saturday

Cancer Support Community | gala. Kenwood Country Club. 791-4060

Feb. 13, 2016, Saturday

Dragonfly Foundation | Love Rocks gala. Savannah Center, West Chester. Benefits children and young adults with cancer getting bone marrow transplants.