"A Taste of Italy" benefits Penrickton Center in Taylor

"A Taste of Italy," a fund-raiser for the Taylor-based Penrickton Center for Blind Children, is set for 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, May 7, at the Downriver Italian-American Club, 646 Biddle Avenue, Wyandotte.

The night will feature a sampling of Italian cuisine from Dolce Vita restaurant, Fratelllo's restaurant, Jack's Baker, Jeanne's Catering, Andiamo's Dearborn, Sibley Gardens, Panera Bread, Cheesecake Magic, Frank's restaurant, Roman Village restaurant, Liberati's Deli and Bakery, Vitale's restaurant, The Fish Market and Michelangelo's Italian Bistro. A sampling of wines will be provided by Discount Drinks of Wyandotte.

Admission is a donation of $35 per person with all proceeds benefiting the Penrickton Center. For tickets or more information, call the Downriver Italian-American Club at (734) 285-4044 or Tony Lumia at (313) 565-0671.