Chamber plans gala in March

PALATINE BRIDGE – The Canajoharie-Palatine Bridge Chamber of Commerce will sponsor a fundraiser, an Oscars gala featuring “an evening with the stars,” from 6 p.m. to midnight March 2 at the Old Palatine School, 59 W. Grand St.

The event is open to the public, but a limited number of tickets are available, according to a news release.

The gala will feature music by Stone Soup, which will perform genres including Americana, folk, blues and a medley of past Academy Award-winning original scores, the news release said.

Hors d’oeuvres, an open bar, door prizes and a silent auction will take place, the news release said.

Individual tickets are available now at $50 per person. Limousine service is available for a limited number of attendees on a first-come, first-served basis for an additional $25 per person.

The tickets can be purchased by calling Jesse Quackenbush, fundraising chairman, at (505) 301-9888 or by email at