Annual Wine & Cheese Social and Auction to benefit Ridge Park

Ridge Park playground

The 23rd Annual Wine and Cheese Social and Auction will be held Friday, Sept. 28, from 5 to 8 p.m., in the Simpson Garden Park Building, 1291 Conneaut Ave., Bowling Green.

A live auction will be performed by Jerry Anderson. There will also be a silent auction, autumn mum sale, wine pull and raffle.

There will be appetizers, desserts, wine, beer and soft drinks. Featured will be “Parks & Rec Red” from BG Beer Works and other craft beer.

All proceeds will benefit the completion of Ridge Park.

Admission is $50 per person through Sept. 21, and $60 per person after Sept. 21. No actual ticket is necessary. Once paid, your name will be on a guest list at the door. Checks can be sent to BG Parks & Recreation Foundation, 1291 Conneaut Ave., Bowling Green, 43402, or tickets can be purchased via PayPal by going to, click on Parks & Recreation Foundation, then click on PayPal. Include a note about Wine and Cheese event ticket purchase.

Overflow parking will be available at Wood County Hospital, with shuttle service to the Simpson building.

For information or questions, contact Cheryl Witt at 419-354-6297 or