Cheers! How Presidents Handle Their Liquor--or Not!

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Thursday, September 17, 2015
6:00pm— 8:00pm
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The Union League

Special Author and Beer Tasting Event at the Union League!


Thursday, September 17th, 2015
6:00 – 8:00pm
6:00 – 6:30pm        Registration
6:30 – 8:00pm        Discussion/Tasting
The Union League
140 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 
Please join Mark Will-Weber, author of Mint Juleps with Teddy Roosevelt, as he brings to life the complicated relationship between our Presidents and their First Ladies with wine, spirits and beer.  In addition to sharing insights and answering questions, Mark will be available to sign books following the presentation.
But what good is learning about libations without the opportunity to relive history.   
Yards Bre
wing Company
 will lead a beer tasting of the original recipes enjoyed by Preside
nts George Washington and Thomas Jefferson, along with our own Ben Franklin.  Collectively this forms their Ales of the Revolution Collection.
History never tasted so good!


Tickets include Yards Beer Tasting, Hors d'oeuvres, and a Book - the books have been donated free of charge!
Cash Bar Available
$45 for members plus 1 guest - per person and Partner Club members
$55 for non-members
48 Hours Required for Refunds
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