connie stevens hosts GLASS

connie stevens hosts GLASS
September 27, 2005 MICHAEL KNUDSEN

hey kids – i’m so very excited – on sunday i will be covering this charity event for popbytes! it’s a neat garden party/auction – hosted by the legendary ms. connie stevens (pictured below with darling betty degeneres (ellen’s mom)) – all to held held on connie’s bel air estate! i’m thrilled to be invited plus it’s all for a good cause (read on the event below) – and who doesn’t love connie (and daughter joely fisher) – tickets are still available – the info is below – why should you buy a ticket? well it is a great charity and popbytes will be there! need i say more – i for sure will fill you all in on the event and hopefully snag some great pics to share with everyone – rock on – popbytes out for now!

Gay and Lesbian Adolescent Social Services (GLASS) presents Flowers, Food & Art, a garden party and silent auction on Sunday, October 2nd at the Bel Air estate of television and movie legend Connie Stevens, who is an honorary chair of the occasion along with her daughter, Joely Fisher. The event, benefiting the children and programs of GLASS, will take place from 2:00 to 5:00 PM. A special VIP Reception from 1:00 to 2:00 PM will precede the garden party.

“Our second annual Flowers, Food & Art garden party will bring together GLASS supporters in an elegant and private setting for a lovely afternoon of food, drink, music and art,” said GLASS Executive Director Terry DeCrescenzo. “We’re excited and appreciative that Connie Stevens has, once again, offered to host this unique event.”

The afternoon garden party will feature cocktails, champagne, and wine, as well as delicious, light food and desserts. Music will be provided by the Marcy Vaj Quartet. In addition to the silent auction, a live auction will take place at 3:00 PM. Items for auction include original works of art such as drawings from the famous Andy Warhol and Robert Graham to an etching from Renoir, the French Impressionist.

Tickets for the party are $100, while VIP tickets, which include access to the VIP reception at 1:00 PM, are $500. For more information or to purchase tickets, please contact Lynn LeMay at GLASS at 310.358.8727, ext. 160, or via email at lynnl@glassla.org.