The River Exchange Gala on Saturday, May 7, 2011

The River Exchange does great work in the upper watershed of the Sacramento River, including trail construction and maintenance. Here are the details about the upcoming gala from a River Exchange press release:

The annual River Celebration gala is drawing near, and tickets are now available for purchase. The Celebration is Saturday, May 7th from 6pm-10pm at the Mt. Shasta City Park Upper Lodge. Call our office at (530) 235-2012 to order your tickets early, or you can pick them up at Village Books in Mt. Shasta .

This year’s Celebration marks our 15th year of promoting healthy watersheds. Join friends & community members for a delicious organic dinner from Mountain Star Cafe, live music by Tristan Behm, a no-host beer and wine bar, fabulous dessert auction goodies & unique silent auction items. The dinner menu consists of seared & baked chicken with a light rosemary seasoning, gravy, rice and salad with a creamy basil hempseed dressing. A vegetarian and vegan lasagna dinner with salad will also be available.

Seating is limited and this event sells out, so reserve your tickets early! Tickets are $35 each, or $65 for 2. Proceeds benefit the River Exchange’s watershed stewardship & education programs.