Memorial Day weekend is almost here, and along with it, the annual Friends of Family Planning Art Show Benefit. This event supports the Family Planning of Martha’s Vineyard clinic, which provides reproductive health and family planning services to our community.

The weekend-long event begins with the opening gala on Thursday, May 27 from 6 to 8 p.m. Come to the gala to get a sneak peek at and first dibs on Island artists’ newest creations. Jan Buhrman from The Kitchen Porch will provide sumptuous food at the gala this year and music will be provided by Jeremy Berlin. Tickets are $40 and can be purchased at the door. Adults only please at the gala. Parking is free.

The art show and sale continues Friday through Sunday, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Admission is free. For more information, please call 508-693-1208. Please ensure the future success of this worthwhile organization by attending these fabulous events.