Published DateWATERVILLE VALLEY — The Margret and H.A. Rey Center's fundraising gala "Big Night, Big Band: An Evening of Dinner and Dancing," will be held Saturday March 16 at 6 p.m. at Waterville Valley Conference Center.
There will be dancing to the sounds of the 20-piece Bedford Big Band. Also included in the evening's festivities are a cocktail hour, a live auction and a silent auction, all to benefit the art and science education programs at the Margret and H.A. Rey Center.
The Bedford Big Band is a non-profit organization dedicated to bringing big band music to people and
organizations at an affordable price. They have been playing music of the 30's and 40's together for the last 10 years throughout the New England area.
Proceeds from this event stay local and go directly towards the art, science and nature educational programs that the Rey Center provides for people of all ages. Programs such as Knee-High Naturalists, Nordic Ski with a Naturalist, Dark Sky Stargazing, Friday Night Lecture Series and Science Extension Programs for elementary schools.