Eastchester's 350th Anniversary set to Swing at Siwanoy Gala on May 30

Pictured is jazz singer Vanessa Raci

There's only a few more days to reserve your place at the party of the year — the Gala Celebrating Eastchester's 350th Birthday at historic and picturesque Siwanoy Country Club on May 30, 7-11 pm. All residents of Eastchester, Tuckahoe and Bronxville have been invited.

Sponsored by Houlihan Lawrence Real Estate, the event will combine celebration with historical exhibits. In addition to the cocktail reception with generous hors d'oeuvres, pasta, steak and turkey carving stations and desserts galore.

The evening will feature a string quartet ensemble, followed by the swinging sounds of Vanessa Raci. A professional singer and performer; Vanessa Raci specializes in jazz and blues standards. Her sound mixes classic jazz styling with R&B influence for truly unique song interpretations.

As Councilman Joe Dooley remarked, "Vanessa Raci's versatility and Siwanoy County Club's culinary excellence promises a party befitting the Town's 350th Birthday."

Displays from the Eastchester 350th educational program, a history of the town's golf courses and a replica of the Eastchester Covenant will be showcased. The Covenant's reproduction and explanatory brochure are sponsored by the Community Fund of Bronxville, Eastchester and Tuckahoe, Inc.

The ticket price of $95 per person includes all of the above, plus two drinks. But, all reservations and payments for tickets must be received by May 23, 2014. Absolutely no tickets will be sold at the door.

Please reserve through Pay Pal at the Eastchester Anniversary Inc. or by sending your check payable to Eastchester 350th Anniversary, Inc., 40 Mill Road, Eastchester, NY 10709.