ALTON — The Alton Band & Orchestra Builders Dinner Auction, The Wonderful World of Music, will take place Saturday, March 14, in the AHS Commons.
Doors open at 5:30 p.m.; dinner, catered by Tony’s, will be at 7 p.m. The event will feature silent and live auction items and entertainment provided by the AHS Jazz Combo & Symphonic Orchestra.
Cost is $25 per person.
Proceeds will benefit about 800 elementary, middle and high school students in the instrumental music program in the Alton School District. ABOB provides students with instruments, equipment, scholarships and pays for instrument repairs.
ABOB is selling ads for the program book and seeking donations of silent and live auction items. Companies that want to donate can contact Ed Gray. ABOB is a registered 501(c)3 nonprofit organization and donations are tax-deductible.