Friends of Appalachia fund-raiser at the Stone Barn, Whitney Farms Golf Course in Monroe, Saturday, April 27, 7-11 p.m. Sample beers and wines. Hors d’oeuvres, auctions, enjoy music by Stephen Bak and Friends. Age 21 and older, $30 p.p., $40 after April 20. Tickets: friendsofappalachia.org, call 203-807-4362 or email: helpbuildhope@gmail.com.