Long Beach Public Library Foundation

Grape Expectations

Join us for an evening to remember with a lavish gourmet dinner, incredible wines, and exciting online and live auctions! The Grape Expectations gala is the Long Beach Public Library Foundation’s signature fundraising event to support our work on behalf of the 12 Long Beach public libraries. Check back for more details, including a sneak peek of this year’s menu and fine wine pairings.

September 18, 2022
5:00 to 9:00 PM
Hotel Maya in Long Beach

2022 Honorees

Rick Alsagoff and Mary Hancock Hinds,
DURNIN FAMILY AWARD
Farmers & Merchants Bank,
LIBRARY LEADERSHIP AWARD

Thank You to Our Presenting Sponsor:

Thank You to Our Leading Sponsors:

Cabernet Sponsor:

Marathon Petroleum

Pinot Sponsors:

Frank and Margie Newell
Team Irvin

Chardonnay Sponsors:

Charlyn Bender & Hakim Chambers
Cordoba Corporation
Mary Lamo-Putnam
Long Beach Convention & Visitors Bureau
John & Dianne McGinnis