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Benefit For Ruby

A benefit for Ruby June Cotter, a local infant from Wading River who recently received a heart transplant, will be held at Moustache Brewery in Riverhead on Tuesday, January 21, from 7 to 9 PM. One hundred percent of the proceeds will go to the Cotter family to help with Ruby’s medical expenses and the family’s living expenses. The event is hosted by Meg Howard of NoFoMamma.com and Kelly Lyons of NoFo DoCo. The cost is $25 per person or $45 per couple and includes one beer. Wear red to receive one free raffle ticket. For more information, email nofomamma@gmail.com.

Tickled Pink

The Ellen Hermanson Foundation presents Tickled Pink, a night of comedy featuring Jessica Kirson and special guest Andrina Wekontash Smith on Saturday, February 8, from 6:30 to 10 PM at LTV Media Center in Wainscott.

The event will honor Cheryl Babinski, Christopher Robbins, and Charlotte Sasso. The event supports life-saving breast health care. Visit www.ellenhermanson.org.

Rock Your Heart Out

Rock Your Heart Out, a concert to benefit ELIH Foundation, will be held on Saturday, February 8, from 6 to 8 PM at Heron Suites in Southold. There will be live music by POC, featuring Stony Brook Eastern Long Island Hospital’s own Dr. Lawrence Schiff, Dr. Ryan Zapata, and John Fazio, CRNA. The cover is $50 per person and includes buffet, raffle prizes, and cash bar. Visit www.elih.stonybrookmedicine.edu.

jessica@indyeastend.com