German Village Historic Preservation Weekend
Friday August 16 & Saturday August 17
WHAT: A “community reads” book discussion. Local authors Lucy Wolfe & Bob Hunter will discuss their book, A Historical Guidebook to Old Columbus: Finding the Past in the Present in Ohio’s Capital City.
WHEN: August 16. Reception 6:30 pm, Program 7:00 pm
WHERE: German Village Society Meeting Haus
FOOD: Light hors d’oeuvres and drinks
TICKETS: $30 and includes a copy of the book – buy early to fully participate in the conversation. Or, don’t buy the book, but come for the discussion only for $20. Attend the book event and TEA 43206 on Saturday for a combined ticket price of $75. Tickets may be purchased online at www.germanvillage.com.
WHAT: A German Village garden party gala benefit, “Tea 43206,” featuring a silent auction and best hat contest.
FOOD: Tea, wine, elegant hors d’oeuvres and pastries will be served.
WHEN: August 17 from 4 to 7pm (rain or shine)
WHERE: German Village Guest House, 748 Jaeger Street 43206
WHY: The proceeds of this 3rd annual event will benefit the Fund for Historic Preservation at the German Village Society. Proceeds will be used to expand the Society’s mission-centric historic preservation and education activities.
TICKETS: $50 advance price if purchased by August 16. $60 tickets at the gate. Tickets may be purchased online at www.germanvillage.com. Tickets will be limited to 225 qty!
ATTIRE: Festive garden party attire – and gorgeous hats are encouraged!
SPONSOR: Patron sponsorships are available, which include sponsor recognition and ticket packages with reserved seats. Packages can be customized. Please contact Shiloh Todorov at GVS (614 221-8888) or Darci Congrove at GVGH (614 570-7457).