Purses for a Purpose luncheon, auction to benefit Children’s Dyslexia Center

The Children’s Dyslexia Center of Steubenville will host Purses for a Purpose luncheon and auction on Saturday beginning at noon at the Masonic Temple, located at 227 N. Fourth St., Steubenville.

Some of the designed bags up for auction are Coach, 31, Miche, Vera Bradley and Kenneth Cole. Several bags have been designed and hand-crafted by local artisans while others are sports or seasonally themed.

The luncheon will include homemade soups and sandwiches, freshly cut garden salad and beverage. Dessert will be provided by 3-D Cakery.

The event also will feature door prizes and a bake sale.

Tickets are $12 for adults and $8 for students. They can be purchased by contacting the dyslexia center at (740) 282-4875 or at the door the day of the event.

Auction services will be provided by Gary Cain Realty & Auctioneers. All proceeds will benefit the Children’s Dyslexia Center.