Friday, October 21, 2016 @ 6:30 p.m.
700 Harris Street, Charlottesville, VA 22902 (across from WriterHouse)
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.
Three levels of sponsorship are available.
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.
Best Sellers: Sharon Harrigan & James Harrigan, Allison Wright, Carole Duff & Keith Kenny, Craig & Martha Redinger
Pulitzers: W.E. Brown Inc., Bobbi Dunn, and Lewis Dunn
Nobels: Liza Taylor and Charles Heiner
We would like to offer a special thank you to Market Street Wineshop for their role in this event.