NORTH BENNINGTON --This Saturday, March 8, the Vermont Arts Exchange on Sage Street in North Bennington will host An Evening of Jazz & Funk, A Benefit for the Village School of North Bennington.

The event features The Leah Carroll Quintet, with Leah Carroll on vocals, Dave Cuite on bass, Dave Banulis on guitar, Phelan Gallagher on saxophone and Jeff McRae on drums. The event also features an eclectic array of desserts and a young artists raffle.

Tickets and sponsor tables are available at or by calling 1-800-838-3006.