Unwind Your Mind with gourmet wine, amuse bouche and a soothing silent auction

InStill Mindfulness SWVA invites you to join them for a gourmet wine and food tasting fundraiser to support their InSchools public school mindfulness program and their fledgling InSide mindfulness program for prisoners.

Set for Saturday, Sept. 14 from 6-10 p.m. at the Floyd Center for the Arts (220 Parkway Ln S.) in Floyd, Unwind Your Mind will featuring a range of fine, sommelier-picked wines, plus wines and beverages from Chateau Morrisette, WhiteBarrel, Valhalla Vineyards, Villa Appalaccia, AmRhein’s Wine Cellars, and Five Mile Mountain Distillery.

“But it’s not just about the wine,” says the announcement for the event, “Chef de Cuisine Jason Smith is preparing exquisite heavy hors d’oeuvres for a broad range of tastes.”

While the Floyd-Montgomery Jazz Project plays classic jazz through the evening, the InStill team has sources a to-die-for silent auction, featuring fine local goods and services, including a 90-minute massage and hot tub gift certificate from Living Light River Studio; yoga classes from Uttara Yoga Studio; a beeswax & oil painting by Jessie Benson; some large bottles of wine; and a writing table from the Natural Woodworking Company.

There will also be full access to the gallery spaces at The Floyd Center of the Arts, featuring the Plein Air Biennial Paintings curated exhibit and oil paintings by Cheryl Mackian.

Tickets—which are strictly limited at only $45—include wine and food are available at instillmindfulness.org, or by calling 540-227-6377.


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