Dance to big band music February 17 at Lakes of Taylor

Tickets are on sale now for "The Big Band Ball" on Saturday, February 17, at Lakes of Taylor Golf Club, 25505 Northline Road, Taylor. The event, a benefit for the Taylor Friends of the Arts, is presented by the Taylor Cultural Arts Commission. Doors open at 5 p.m. Hors d'oeuvres will be served from 6 to 7 p.m. Dancing to big band music performed by the Monroe Big Band is set for 7 to 11 p.m. Entertainer Kevin Sands will be your host. The night includes a silent auction, featuring jazz-related items, from 5 to 9 p.m., and a performance by the Harry S Truman High School Jazz Band from 5 to 7 p.m. Tickets are $45 per person or $75 a couple. All proceeds benefit the Taylor Friends of the Arts, a non-profit organization. For more information, please call the City of Taylor Department of Golf, Parks and Recreation at (734) 374-3906. To charge by phone, call (734) 287-6318.