WellsFest

Annual event benefits Extra Table.

WellsFest Art Night will be held Tuesday, September 24 at Duling Hall. The preview party begins at 5:30 p.m. and the live art auction at 7 p.m. Artist Ellen Langford will be painting art to be sold at the end of the evening. A dinner for eight prepared by Extra Table Founder Robert St. John and board member David Trigiani also will be auctioned.  Art Night admission is free and includes complimentary refreshments and music by Bill and Temperance. The 36th WellsFest will be held Saturday, September 28 at Jamie Fowler Boyll Park. All proceeds from both events will go to Extra Table. The festival features a 5K run and walk and one-mile fun run at 8 a.m., a pet parade at 9:30 a.m., and from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. live music, food booths, children’s activities, arts and crafts vendors, a plant sale and a silent auction. Admission and parking are free. Finalizing plans are (from left, back) Jill Conner Browne, Mark and Kit Fields who will be hosting the dinner for eight in their Madison home, David Trigiani and Sha Pollard; (front) Ken Simon, Ellen Langford, and Chris Cumbest, pastor of Wells United Methodist Church, sponsor of WellsFest.  For more information, call 601-353-0658.

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