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Sheffield Place – Off the Wall

Off the Wall, a gallery event and art auction, will be held on October 20th.  Guests will enjoy hors d’oeuvres from local restaurants, wine, an art auction, and live music.  Steve Metzler and Brian Williams are the honorary chairmen, and Heather and Tom Moser are serving as the chairmen.  Proceeds support the Children’s Clinical Services program at Sheffield Place.

Also featured in the July 23rd issue of The Independent
Photo Credit: Pete Vogt


Brian Williams and Steve Metzler, honorary chairmen; and Allison Bergman, board president; and Kelly Welch, Sheffield Place



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