With the close of Words in Winter for 2017, thanks go out to everyone who made it great! To all the venues, to all the performers, to all the authors, to all the poets, to all the artists, helpers and talents that contributed, a big thank you. Thanks also to Central Goldfields Shire Tourism Manager Joel Chadwick and team, Central Goldfields Art Gallery Manager Kay Parkin with Michael Grant and team, Go Goldfields Arts Officer Adrian Masterman-Smith, Maryborough Butter Factory Lowen Clarke with Adrian Masterman-Smith, Ripon Member Louise Staley MP, Big Cat Print Graphic Artists Sue and Chris, Maryborough Library Manager Maree Stephenson with Bec Clark and team, Snodger Media for Clever Towns Crossword Challenge, Festival Hub Katescastle Book Emporium Owner Cathy Schwager. Follow this site for updates on Words in Winter 2018, which promises to be a big year for the arts in the Victorian Goldfields with Regional Centre for Culture initiatives occurring across all shires. See you in August 2018 for some more great live and local events.
You are cordially invited to our Literary Luncheon to be held in the amazing Library at Maryborough Education Centre, theme “The Great Gatsby”, to be held on Thursday 3 August 2017, in aid of the MEC Chaplaincy Program.
This special fundraising event follows the very successful Alice in Wonderland’s Tea Party at Lochinver last year.
We would love you to join us with your friends or colleagues to enjoy an afternoon which includes a unique lunch menu and whimsical entertainment, prizes, an indulgent raffle, and music provided by the MEC Stage Band.
Our themed menu has been created by the MEC Hospitality Students who will also prepare and serve their exciting treats.
Tickets are $25 and are available from Rinaldi’s in Nolan Street Maryborough and MEC Front Reception.
Please arrive after 12:00 for 12.30pm start and concluding before 3.00pm.
Your support of our fundraising effort for the MEC Chaplaincy Program is greatly appreciated and we hope you can join us for our winter celebration together.
Although not compulsory, we encourage our guests and supporters to dress Gatsby Style in keeping with the theme and to make the afternoon even more memorable and great fun.
For further information please feel free to contact Alison by telephoning Tel: 0418 642314 or email firstname.lastname@example.org – Esther Waters President Maryborough Chaplaincy Support Group