Nov. 18: Pie auction benefits the Youth Orchestra of Greater Columbus

Forty pies from local celebrities and gourmet chefs, including Chef Jamie Keating, Mayor Teresa Tomlinson, Columbus Symphony Orchestra Conductor George Del Gobbo and musician Rick McKnight, will be auctioned with proceeds to benefit the Youth Orchestra of Greater Columbus.

Before, during and after the live auction, guests may indulge in pies and other pastries by the slice or purchase whole pies to take home for the holidays. Coffee and tea service will be available. Following the pie auction, the Columbus State University Schwob School of Music piano studio recital will be at RiverCenter's Legacy Hall at 4 p.m.

When: 2-4 p.m. Sunday

Where: RiverCenter for the Performing Arts

Cost: Free, but bring money to bid on pies.

Information: www.yogc.org and 706-256-3614