Josef Steakhouse & Oyster Bar hosts a Guest Bartender Night on Wednesday, May 8, to benefit Rockford Art Museum. All tips made from 5 to 8 p.m. will help support the museum’s upcoming exhibition, Chance Encounter: Julie Heffernan and Shelly Mosman (on view June 8–September 29 at RAM). 

GUEST BARTENDERS include Doug Benhoff (Pioneer Real Estate), Jim Bennett (ABG Bag Inc.), Bill Capriola (Comet Fabricating & Welding), Mark Lindman (Periodontics of Rockford), Denise Smolinski (property improvement for home owners, Realtors and investors), and Dan Wolfe (Wolfe Landscaping). 

Josef’s Steakhouse & Oyster Bar is located at 6860 Spring Creek Road near the intersection with Perryville Road in Rockford, Illinois. For more information about the restaurant call (815) 282-3400 or go to

About Rockford Art Museum: Founded in 1913, Rockford Art Museum exists to enrich the quality of life in the Rockford region through art collection, exhibitions and education. RAM is located inside the Riverfront Museum Park at 711 North Main Street in downtown Rockford, Illinois. Learn more at