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Guests may Waltz, Foxtrot and Samba through 150 years
SAN FRANCISCO (April 16, 2003) - As time marches forward, the California
Academy of Sciences will celebrate 150th anniversary at the Annual Ball,
Dancing through Time. Guests will be greeted with the lilting sounds of
violins, dazzling costumed characters and Captain Byrd with his macaws.
To mark the occasion, joint leadership will be provided by ball dinner
chairs from the past 17 years. In addition, guests may notice display
jewelry, worn by selected guests, courtesy of Shreve and Co.
Shawn and Brook Byers
Suzie and Lew Coleman
Beth and Jim Dunbar
Patti and Jerry Hume
Kate and Tom Klein
Marianne and Dick Peterson
Tickets for this year's event begin at $300 per person. Tables of 10 are available at $10,000, $7,500 and $5,000. Purchasers of tables and purchasers of individual tickets of $350 and above will be acknowledged in the Dinner Program.
Calendar Editors Please Note:
Who: The California Academy of Sciences
What: The Academy's 18th Annual Ball: Dancing Through Time
Where: The California Academy of Sciences, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, CA 94118
When: May 16, 2003, 6:30 pm until midnight
Cost: $300 per person