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An Evening with the STARS to take place this weekend

Evening with the STARS logo Join the San Juan Education Foundation for the 11th annual An Evening with the STARS on Saturday, Sept. 23 at 5 p.m. at the new Rio Americano High School Center for the Arts. The event celebrates excellence in education.


KVIE's Rob Stewart of “Rob on the Road” will emcee the event. The evening will feature a formal dinner, live and silent auctions, live music and the STARS Hall of Fame program.


The STARS Hall of Fame was established in 2009 by the STARS Foundation, with the support of the school district, to honor exceptional San Juan Unified School District graduates who embody an innovative spirit and have made their mark in their chosen profession.


This year’s honorees are:


Merrin Dungey

Actress known for her work in Big Little Lies, Alias, King of Queens and Once Upon a Time

Alumni of Rio Americano High School


Channing Dungey

President of ABC Entertainment

Alumni of Rio Americano High School


Craig Chaquico

Grammy-nominated musician, Jefferson Starship/Starship

Alumni of La Sierra High School


For ticket information, click here. Proceeds support innovative learning through direct to teacher grants in science, technology, arts, and reading for students in San Juan Unified schools.