Guests will experience a â€œStarry CMOR Nightâ€ at the 16th annual Gala benefitting the Childrenâ€™s Museum of Oak Ridge. The celestial celebration of children, the arts, and science will be from 6-10 p.m. Friday, December 1, at the Museum, which is at 461 West Outer Drive in Oak Ridge.
The Gala evening will feature entertainment by local youth, fine dining, and auctions, a press release said. With science and the arts among the themes of exhibits and classes at the Childrenâ€™s Museum, as well as the Gala theme, those attending are invited to dress as their favorite scientist or artist, or to come in semi-formal attire.
David Fields, director of the Tamke-Allan Observatory at Roane State Community College, will present a â€œStarry Nightsâ€ chat that evening, the press release said.
Entertainers will include the Oak Ridge High School String Quartet, the Oak Ridge Academy of Dance, and harpist Amy Carty. [Read more…]