Columbus House hosts its 14th annual Chocolate to the Rescue event March 13 at 1 p.m. at the Inn at Middletown, featuring chocolate creations from ION Restaurant, Marjolaine Pastry Shop, MELT Chocolatier, Perk on Main, Scratch Baking, Sweet Sage Bakery and Tschudin Chocolates & Confections.
Guests will sample confections and vote for their favorites, and a panel of culinary professionals and food writers will judge the sweets.
All proceeds will benefit the Middlesex Family Shelter, a Columbus House program. Tickets are $35 in advance, $40 at the door (subject to availability.) 203-401-4400 x150; columbushouse.org/chocolate.