October 24th, 2010 is the first annual Begonia Charitable Foundation’s Artists for Autism event. Held at 101 Park Place in Traverse City, the brunch event will include refreshments and live and silent auction of art pieces by local/regional artists. Angela Schuler’s paintings inspired by her work with local autistic youth will be featured. Pieces by other regional artists will also be included. The event begins at 12:30 with the live auction starting at 1:30. Following the auction, the film ‘Adam’, a romantic comedy about a young adult with Asperger’s Syndrome and his new relationship with a girl, will be shown at the State Theater. Tickets to the film are included in the event price.