Symphony holding fundraising auction

The Niagara Symphony is holding its annual silent auction in the Centre for the Arts lobby on Sunday, Nov. 28.Starting at 1 p.m., the auction will feature an array of items, including original artwork, wine baskets and tickets to the Shaw and Stratford Festivals and the Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Proceeds will support the Niagara Symphony‘s performance and education mandate.The auction will take place at the MasterWorks series concert The Four Seasons. It will also mark the introduction of new Niagara Symphony note cards with art donated by local artist Julie Prescesky.Also on the auction block is an opportunity to step onto the podium and conduct the symphony in Offenbach’s Can-can on Sunday, Feb. 27.For tickets, visit or call the Centre for the Arts box office at 905-688-5550 x3257. read more