Baker School holds benefit fundraiser

Friends of Baker Demonstration School are invited to a night of fun and philanthropy at the school’s annual fundraising event, the Baker Benefit, to be held on Friday, Feb. 26, from 6:30 to 10 p.m. at Smylie Brothers Brewing Co. in Evanston.

Baker parents, alumni parents, alumni, faculty and staff will gather for food, drinks and fellowship to support the Wilmette independent school, which since 1918 has served as a leader in progressive education for pre-K through eighth-grade students.

The evening’s agenda also includes live and silent auctions, a “paddle raise” donation opportunity, and a VIP reception before the event at 5:30 p.m.

Attire is casual. To purchase a ticket ($150) or learn more, visit bakerdemschool.org/benefit.

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