Independent Animal Rescue, (IAR) an all-volunteer, nonprofit animal program hosts its eleventh annual Painted Chair & More Auction Saturday, July 27, 2013 from 5:00-9:00pm at the American Legion Hall, 1714 Legion Road in Chapel Hill. All proceeds will support IAR’s animal welfare programs which include foster care and adoption and spay/neuter of free-roaming and companion animals in the Triangle.
Fellow animal and art lovers wll mingle and bid on great silent and live auction items including one-of-a-kind hand-crafted painted furniture, paintings, jewelry, pottery, and sculpture from local artists, as well as performances, services, dining and vacation trips. The annual auction is IAR’s largest fundraiser with a goal to reach $30,000 for foster care, adoption programs and spay/neuter programs of free-roaming and companion animals in our community.
Silent Auction action is from 5:00pm-7:00pm with a live auction hosted by Charley Karnes from Carolina Benefit Auctions beginning at 7:00pm. Guests will also enjoy live music, finger food and a wine/beer bar throughout the evening.