The 1st Annual St. Patrick's Day Masquerade Ball is a fundraiser for the American Cancer Society. It takes place from 7 p.m. to midnight Thursday, March 17, at the Blue Goose. Put on a masquerade mask or wear a bit of green and dance to the music of the Radio Active Band. There will be wine tasting and more fun. Tickets are $25 in advance or $30 at the door. Call 568-9663 for more information.