Helen Schwab

Dine out, do good

Blue will host Samaritan House’s fourth annual Wine & Cheese Tasting and Silent Auction on Sept. 24. Tickets are $30; 100 percent of ticket sales and proceeds from the silent auction will benefit Samaritan House, which provides services for homeless people who otherwise would have no place to recover from injury or illness. 206 N. College St.; 704-927-2583; www.samaritanhouse.org