Blue Rider Stables, a therapeutic riding center, celebrates 25 years with a fundraising benefit, "A Horse of a Different Color," from 6 to 10 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 17, at Chesterwood.

The evening will be highlighted by silent and live auctions, live music and dancing, local artisan foods, and signature drinks served throughout the historic grounds of sculptor Daniel Chester French.

Tickets can be purchased online at

Those who attend the benefit at Chesterwood receive free admission all day to the exhibit and grounds. "The Nature of Glass," a contemporary sculpture exhibition featuring 24 works by 12 internationally recognized glass artists, concludes Sunday.