Get ready for the 2019-20 fall-winter season or buy your holiday gifts early at the Mount Prospect Historical Society’s biennial “Power of the Purse” handbag auction on the evening of Wednesday, Nov. 13, in the Skip & Janice Farley Community Room of the Mount Prospect Village Hall, 50 S. Emerson St., Mount Prospect.
The event will feature a wide variety of adult and children’s new and almost-new designer, vintage, quirky and handmade purses and messenger bags donated by retailers, members and friends of the Society. Choose from brand names like Coach, Fossil, Michael Kors and many more.
The evening will feature a fun mix of wine, desserts, cash and carry purses, as well as silent and live auctions. Attendees will be able to pick up some truly unique and entrancing handbags for themselves and others while supporting the educational and programming efforts of the Historical Society.
Reservations, which are limited, are requested by Nov. 9 and can be made for $10 each at www.mtphist.org
via PayPal button or at the museum via cash or check. No tickets will be issued – check-in will be at the registration table at the event.
For more information, phone 847/392-9006, write info@mtphistory
.org or visit www.mtphist.org