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Dining in the Dark raises funds for guide dog center

Shirley McMarlin
| Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, 12:39 p.m.

The third annual Dining in the Dark fundraiser invites guests to dine blindfolded to experience a few moments in a blind person's world.

Dinner is planned for 6 to 10 p.m. Oct. 14 at the Comfort Inn, 699 Rodi Road, Penn Hills.

Proceeds will benefit Gallant Hearts Guide Dog Center of Madison, Miss., an organization whose mission is to provide well-trained, healthy guide dogs to the blind.

The event will include a Chinese auction and a meet-and-greet with some puppies in training.

A ticket is $45. To reserve before Oct. 11, call 412-371-8021.

Shirley McMarlin is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach her at 724-836-5750, or via Twitter @shirley_trib.

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