"We're trying to keep our membership dues at the same level they've been at for quite some time," Bender continues. "We're surviving, but it's getting harder to do. The economy is catching up to us in that way."
Attend the reception from 6 to 10 p.m. at Pirate, 3655 Navajo Street; the art for auction, all sized at 18 x 18 inches, will be displayed in a grid on the wall for bidding, though online bidding is already open at www.pirateonline.org (bids start at $50). For more information, call 303-456-6058.
Fri., Dec. 16, 2011