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3rd Annual Home Run 5K – Benefiting both Family Promise of Lawrence and the Lawrence Community Shelter
South Park, Lawrence, KS
May 25, 2015 – Memorial Day
Race Start 8:00 AM
Race Day Registration 7:00 AM
May 7th -Charity Dinner 6:30
May 9th Tasting event 2-5 pm
Abe and Jakes Landing
For tickets please see: www.imbibelawrence.com
It’s almost that time again! We at Cork & Barrel are very excited to announce the second annual IMBIBE, a wine centered charity fundraiser. All proceeds of the event will benefit Family Promise of Lawrence.
Enjoy a limited-seating charity dinner on May 7th, orchestrated by The Eldridge’s Executive Chef, Nick Haxton, featuring Carol Shelton of Carol Shelton Winery in the Crystal Ballroom.
$80/personnot inclusive of tax and gratuity
please call 785.749.1005 for reservations
The tasting event is on Saturday May 9thand will feature over 120 wines as well as a sampling of local cuisine from Lawrence-original restaurants including Genovese.
$45 GENERAL ADMISSION
$75 RESERVE PASSES
(Reserve passes give you access to 2 reserve tables with 16 extra wines. Trust us… it’s worth it. Only 75 reserve passes available)
Tickets are available at Cork & Barrel 23rd, Abe & Jake’s Landing, The Granada, or online. To purchase tickets by phone, please call Cork & Barrel at 785.331.4242
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November Bits of Thanksgivings from FPL
I feel as if time has zipped by so quickly, that suddenly I opened my eyes this morning and it is fall – and perhaps winter later this week if I believe my weather channel app!