Lunch for Libraries with Richard Russo
Madison Public Library Foundation's annual Lunch for Libraries fundraiser is an opportunity for community members who are committed to our libraries to come together to celebrate, support and invest in the future of our libraries.
This year's lunch will feature the Pulitzer Prize winning bestselling author of Empire Falls, Richard Russo. Russo will join us on Tuesday, April 18 at the Overture Center for the Arts to discuss his newest novel, Everybody's Fool.
11:30 a.m.: Check-in, each guest will receive a pre-signed copy of Everybody's Fool
12:00 p.m.: Lunch by Catering a Fresco. The entree will be a Southwest Steak Salad, and there will be a vegetarian option with portobello mushrooms. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org ahead of time if you would like the vegetarian option.
1:15 p.m.: Russo will be availabe for signing and personalization
Thank you to our 2017 Lunch for Libraries Table Captains:
Gail Ambrosius Deb Neff
Rich Arnesen Carol Prochaska
Nancy Carpenter Natalie Rew
Jessica Carrier Jon Reneau
Rick Chandler Tanya Salman
Heather Clefisch Leah Sandholm
Connie Clune Orange Schroeder
Jenni Collins Miriam Simmons
Tom DeChant Al Friedman & Susan "Cookie" Tikalsky
Vikki Enright John & Carol Toussaint
Carol Froistad Bill White
Susan Goodwin Mary Wall Yeager
Shannon Henry Kleiber
Interested in being a table captain at Lunch for Libraries or sponsoring the event ? Email Francesca Rodriquez, email@example.com.
All proceeds of Lunch for Libraries will benefit the Wisconsin Book Festival and the Madison Public Library system. $95 of each ticket is tax deductable.
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- Madison Community Foundation
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- UW School of Medicine and Public Health- Department of Radiology
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