The Hyde Park Transitional Housing Project will host a night of cuisine from neighborhood restaurants and a silent auction during it's 8th annual Taste of Hyde Park at St. Paul and the Redeemer, 4945 S. Dorchester Ave.

Jazz pianist Willie Pickens will perform at the fundraiser for the Hyde Park group that helps homeless families find housing and job training.

Tickets are $35 in advance and $40 at the door. Reduced rates are offered for students, seniors and children.