TCKB-Invitation-second-draft_02Top interior designers and favorite local restaurants join forces for The Giving Tables, an exhibit of themed table settings on display at Town & Country Kitchen and Bath, with proceeds going to benefit the borough-based charity Lunch Break.

Press release from Town & Country Kitchen and Bath

On the evening of Thursday, June 4, Red Bank’s Town & Country Kitchen and Bath Showroom will host an opening reception for The Giving Tables, a fundraiser event featuring the work of participating designers and catered by local eateries. Remaining on display through June 12, The Giving Tables spotlights 12 table settings, each incorporating a seasonal theme and crafted by area designers.

Proceeds and suggested donations of boxes of cereal or monetary contributions will go to Lunch Break, the Red Bank-based charitable organization dedicated to providing food, clothing, and fellowship to community members in need. Opening night will include sampling from RUNA Peruvian Cuisine, Danny’s, Tavolo Pronto, and Sugarush. The Fair Haven store 606 River is also participating in the event’s mini-market, where guests can purchase goods during the event and a percentage of all sales will be included in the donations to Lunch Break.

Tickets to the opening night event are $25 and may be purchased online here. Following the opening night, The Giving Tables will be open for public viewing June 5 and June 8-12 from 10 am to 5 pm, as well as June 6 from 10 am-4 pm. Table settings and designers include:

Spring Theme Tables

“Into the Woods… The Featherd Nest” by Colleen Hennen and Janet Andrews Moss from The Feathered Nest

“Spring to Life” by Jessy Krol of Emilia Inc

“Color Splash in Spring – The Indoor Garden Party” by Sarah Dooley and Stephanie Galler of Leedy Interiors

Summer Theme Tables

“Summer Cerf” by Amy Sneider, editor in chief of ASPIRE Metro magazine

“From Sea to Shining Sea” by Terry Gierlatowicz of TSG Design LLC

“Summer in Sorrento” by Anna Maria Mannarino of Mannarino Designs, Inc.

Fall Theme Tables

“Dinner Deer” by Kimberly Formato of Jamesly Smythe & Co.

“Falling for Color…” by Ellee Nolan Asaro & Cathy DiGeorgio of Trade Mart Interiors

“Full of Nature” by Laurie Manhire of The Little Fish Company

Winter Theme Tables

“Winter Wedding” by Amy Manor, founder of the Red Bank Design Center

“Emerald Winter Seas” by Laurie Subers of Designs by Laurie Subers

“Help for Today. Hope for Tomorrow.” by Lunch Break

For more information about The Giving Tables, contact Kaila Williams at (732)345-1441 or