‘Casino Royale’ benefits DESA

1/24/2014, 6 a.m.

Casino-style games and live jazz will spice up the DeKalb Elementary School of the Arts’ Feb. 1 silent auction fundraiser.

The second annual “Casino Royale” benefit event takes place at 6 p.m. in the Victory Room at the Lou Walker Senior Center in Lithonia.

There will be food, cocktails and dancing. The silent auction includes sporting event tickets, a gentlemen’s ultimate grooming experience, skin care products, high-end artwork, jewelry, spa treatments, and business signs.

Jazz band Neshama will provide live entertainment, and celebrity and local leadership appearances will include interim DeKalb CEO Lee May.

Tickets are $15 per person, and proceeds support student achievement at DESA, a k-7 arts magnet program.

The Lou Walker Senior Center is at 2538 Panola Road. For tickets and more information, email fundraisingDESA@gmail.com.