Gunn Memorial Library on Wykeham Road in Washington will kick off its Festival of Trees & Lights with a cocktail party Dec. 5 from 5 to 7 p.m.

Decorated holiday trees, wreaths and more will be sold as part of a silent auction, and wine and hors d'oeuvres will be served at the Wykeham Road library.

Tickets are $15 per person and $25 per couple.

The display will be open for viewing for free Dec. 6 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

For more information and tickets, call 860-868-7586 or email gunndevelopment@biblio.org.