The Brookfield Public Library and Friends of the Brookfield Public Library will host the 10th Annual “Taste of Brookfield @ Your Library” on Friday, Sept. 30 from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. at the library, 3609 Grand Blvd.

The special after-hours fundraising gala allows attendees to sample food, wine and beer provided by local restaurants and businesses, including new restaurants Emilio’s Tapas, Skadarliya, Mary’s Morning Mixup, and Petey Jalapeno.

In addition, there will be live music, courtesy of the Tom Muellner Trio, a silent auction featuring gift baskets, sports tickets and other experiences. There will also be a special grand prize raffle of $500 to mark the event’s 10th year.

Pre-bidding for the silent auction items began Sept. 16 at and the highest online bids will be the starting bids on Sept. 30.

Advance tickets ($40 each, or two for $75) can be purchased at the library’s checkout desk, the Brookfield Farmers Market or online at Tickets at the door will be $45 each.

Child care is available for kids 12 and under at a cost of $5 per child. Advance registration is required by calling 708-485-6917 or visiting online at the Taste website.

All proceeds benefit the Friends of the Brookfield Public Library.