Culinary school to hold fundraiser

The Community Culinary School of Northwestern Connecticut will host a culinary showcase, "Three Cheers to Careers," Saturday, May 16, from 6 to 8 p.m. at St. John's Church Hall, 7 Whittlesey Ave. in New Milford.

The event is the largest fundraiser for the nonprofit organization which provides job and life skills training to unemployed and underemployed adults.

Food prepared in classes is donated to local food banks.

A silent and live auction will be offered.

Tickets are $85 per person and may be purchased online at or by calling 203-512-5791.