The Family Room of Evanston, a not-for-profit parent education and support program for young families with children birth to four, is hosting their annual benefit, “The Art of Parenting,” on Friday, April 9, 2010 at VaPensiero in Evanston. This is a celebration of the wonderful parents we serve and the hard work of parenting that goes on each and everyday in our community. The evening will include a fabulous dinner from several Italian regions, created by chef Jeff Muldrow. There will be music, silent auction and testimonials by families to round out the evening. The Family Room was founded in 2002, and is located at 3009 Central St. in Evanston, next to the Mitchell Museum of the American Indian. See our website to learn more about our services and to purchase tickets to this benefit event, www.famroom.org.