This promises to be a first-class event, and if you can make it there it would certainly behoove you to do so. Bringing a heaping load of GKC to Oakland* CA would no doubt do those poor afflicted ladies and gentlemen a world of good. I'd go myself, of course, were it not for this pesky continent that lies between us.
Friday, February 9th, 2007
Cocktails at 5pm
Dinner - 6pm
Performance - 7:30 pm
St. Margaret Mary's Church
1219 Excelsior Ave
Oakland, CA 94610
For more information, please contact the Institute at our toll free number: (888) 619-7882, or by emailing us at events@StAnthony
*Attentive reader Doug has kindly pointed out that the event is to be held in Oakland, not Berkeley. The St. Anthony of Padua Institute is itself located in Berkeley, but is not holding the event there.
As an added bonus, the Institute's website directed me to the website of one John Herreid, the man responsible for some of the artwork that occasionally graces the covers of Ignatius Press books, and a Gilbert! alum to boot. His Tolkien:
Be sure to check him out, and maybe send him some business if you're feeling acquisitive.