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Auction raises money to complete Old Stoney

Fundraiser will contribute to auditorium renovation

The format for the twelfth annual Old Stoney Art Auction was a little different to previous years, but Museum Director Rocky Courchaine says that seems to have gone down well with the crowd.

This year, the auction was hosted inside the newly renovated cultural center with the goal of raising money to complete the auditorium on the top floor – the final piece of the project, which will see the entire building upgraded to modern standards.

For this year’s event, a wine sommelier was in attendance, pairing food with wines, and four artists worked live on brand new pieces throughout the evening, t...