A local Sip and Paint event is aiming to help a student’s dreams of going overseas become a reality.

Noah Richard will be taking off for a full year exchange program in Italy beginning this summer.

His father Joel Richard says in order to support the trip with the Rotary Club; they had to put together a fundraising event for their son.

He says thanks to the Rotary Club’s support of their event, Noah can enjoy a once in a lifetime experience.

The Sip and Paint takes place May 25th from 7:00pm to 9:00pm at the Moonbeam Community Centre.