THE SOCIETY FOR CONTEMPORARY ART BENEFIT What: Enjoy cocktails, silent and live auctions, and dinner at this sixth biennial benefit supporting the Art Institute of Chicago’s Department of Contemporary Art. When: March 1, 6:30 pm Where: Cinespace Chicago Film Studios, 1409 S. Rockwell St. Tickets: Visit scaaic.org, or call 312-443-3630
SMART LOVE SCHOLARSHIP BENEFIT What: This third annual gala features a cocktail hour, live and silent auctions, and dinner, with proceeds benefiting the Martha Heineman Pieper, PhD and William J. Pieper, MD Scholarship Fund. When: March 14, 6 pm Where:Four Seasons Hotel, 120 E. Delaware Pl. Tickets: Visit smartlovefamily.org, or call 773-665-8052
SECOND ANNUAL GOLF FASHION SHOW What: The First Tee of Greater Chicago invites guests for a Masters viewing party and fashion show featuring the latest in golf attire as modeled on the green carpet by PGA professionals and local celebrities alike. When: April 10, 6 pm Where: John Barleycorn, 149 W. Kinzie St. Tickets: Visit thefirstteegreaterchicago.org, or call 847-729-9833, ext. 103.
BLOSSOMS OF HOPE BRUNCH What: Join Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Chicago for its 23rd annual brunch to support the Loving Outreach to Survivors of Suicide (LOSS), this year honoring HGTV’s Monica Pedersen with the Charles T. Rubey LOSS Award. When: April 27, 11 am Where: Drury Lane Theatre & Conference Center, 100 Drury Lane, Oakbrook Terrace Tickets: Visit catholiccharities.net, or call 312-948-6797