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Words and Wine

October 20, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Art Gallery at Indoor Biotechnologies, 700 Harris Street (across from WriterHouse)
Tickets: $50 per person
Sponsorship*: Best Seller ($250), Pulitzer ($500), and Nobel ($1,000)
*See details below

It’s time for Words and Wine, the signature annual fundraiser for WriterHouse, an organization whose mission is to promote the creation and appreciation of literature and to encourage the development of writers at all levels by providing affordable, secure workspace and meeting space, high quality writing instruction, and literary events for the public.

Join us for a sommelier-hosted wine-tasting event that will feature French, Italian and Virginia wines and complimentary hors d’oeuvre pairings. C&O Restaurant sommelier for thirty years, Lady Elaine Futhey will lead the wine tasting. Local music luminary Willie Denton-Edmundson will play jazz guitar. A silent auction of literary and wine-related items will be held to enhance fund-raising efforts.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Best Seller ($250): Receive 2 tickets valued at $50 each with an additional $150 tax-deductible donation
Pulitzer ($500): Receive 4 tickets valued at $50 each with an additional $300 tax-deductible donation
Nobel ($1000): Receive 8 tickets valued at $50 each with an additional $600 tax-deductible donation & VIP wine bar access

Sponsors will receive public acknowledgement during the event and advertisement on our website.

Our Sponsors

Best Sellers: Trudy Hale and The Porches, Bobbi and Lewis Dunn, Bellair Farm, Bob and Beth Friedman, Jaggers Communications, Jennie and Dave Moody
Pulitzers: W.E. Brown, Jane Friedman, Indoor Biotechnologies, Margaux and Company Imports LLC
Nobels: Harrison Taylor, Charles Heiner, James and Sharon Harrigan

We would like to offer a special thank you to Market Street Wineshop for their role in this event.

Online Registration is Closed. You can still register onsite starting at 6:30 PM. 



October 20, 2017
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Event Category:


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Art Gallery @ Indoor Biotechnologies
700 Harris Street
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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