Event to benefit Lynnia Milliun
Published 12:00 am, Thursday, October 13, 2016
Lynnia, who has recently diagnosed with Stage 4 pancreatic cancer, and her twin sister, Leslie, grew up in Woodbury.
Lynnia, a very well-known chef in the Litchfield Hills, who studied at the Culinary Institute of America and worked at the Wykeham Rise School and Chez Panisse in California, and as chef at the original Mary Dugan’s in New Milford and the original Doc’s in New Preston.
The fundraiser, to be held at 44 Upland Road, will feature food and drinks from many regional chefs and Lynnia’s colleagues, a silent auction and a live auction.
Washington’s poet latureate, Davyne Verstandig, will be the guest auctioneer for the live auction.
The cost is $40 per person. A table for six will cost $325 and include special surprises.
To make a donation, visit www.gofundme.com/helplynnia.