United Way Power Of The Purse Event Helps Buy Books For Children

United Way's Power of the Purse event will return Wednesday (Oct. 19) to help raise money to buy books for children.

At the fundraiser, people have a chance to bid on purses at a silent auction. The fundraiser goes toward the Dolly Parton Imagination Library.

The event will be held at the Movie Lounge Epic Event Center from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Tickets to the event cost $40 and include lunch. They can be purchased by calling the United Way office or at the door.