Officers named for arts center gala

Helen Ryan has been named chairwoman of the Arts Center of Coastal Carolina's Wine Auction Gala. The black-tie event, the primary fundraiser for the performing arts organization, will be held March 19 on the grounds of the arts center. The event features a tasting room, haute cuisine, fine wine and silent and live auctions. Money raised benefits the arts center's education and outreach programs.

Kathy Joslin was named vice chairwoman and is in charge of the silent auction. Ben Ham and Hester Hodde were named co-chairpeople of the live-auction wine acquisition committee, and Liz MacLeod is chairwoman with Beth Mayo as vice chairwoman of the live-auction non-wine acquisition committee.

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