Business after hours is Friday

The Webster City Chamber of Commerce will hold a business after hours event Friday, hosted by the St. Thomas Aquinas Ball Committee.

The wine and cheese preview of the St. Thomas Ball will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Parish Center.

The annual St. Thomas Ball, this year with a “Masquerade Ball” theme, will be held Saturday beginning at 6 p.m. Tickets are $50 per person, which includes the dinner, dance and auction. To purchase tickets, call St. Thomas School, 832-1346. Tickets must be purchased in advance and are not available at the door.

This year, the grand prize in the raffle is $10,000 in cash. Second prize is a 55-inch 3D television and third prize is $1,000 in Scrip cards.

A live and silent auction will be held throughout the evening.

The ball is the primary fundraising event for St. Thomas School