Charter Chapter Updates

An Invitation to the December 2017 Charter Chapter Meeting in Beverly Hills

Guest speaker Pierre Odier will discuss Siberut Island, off the west coast of Sumatra

Our next quarterly meeting of the TCC Charter Chapter (Los Angeles/Orange County) will be held on Saturday, Dec. 9, when we return to the popular Lawry’s The Prime Rib for our festive Annual International Holiday Lunch.

Pierre Odier, who previously fascinated us with his intriguing presentation on Gabon, will be our guest speaker and take us on a unique journey to Siberut Island, off the west coast of Sumatra, where he documented the Mentawai people, one of the world’s “vanishing tribes” of semi-nomadic hunter-gatherers.

Lawry’s is located on Beverly Hills’ famous “Restaurant Row” just one block north of Wilshire Boulevard.

Here are the meeting details:

Date: Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017
Place: Lawry’s The Prime Rib, 100 N. La Cienega Blvd., Beverly Hills, CA 90211. Tel: (310) 652-2827
Time: 11 a.m. – No Host Cocktails; 12 noon – Lunch & Program Note: we are starting 30 minutes earlier than usual for this meeting.
Cost: Members and their guests, $60 per person. Non-members (not guests), $75. Includes wine, soft drinks, tax & tip
Payment: No later than noon Wednesday, Dec. 6. For late RSVP, call (818) 502-1988 or email to Mail payment to Coordinator Michael Sholer at 1431 Columbia Drive, Suite 200, Glendale CA 91205-3505 to THIS ADDRESS ONLY!
Parking: Complimentary
Meal Choices: (must pre-order for this meeting): Roasted Prime Ribs of Beef, Salmon with Citrus Herb Sauce, Butternut Squash Ravioli

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