Our Vintage Shopping adventure started in the 1st arr. with a very cool record shop! Maïte lead us through the Presqu’ile to several specialty Vintage clothing, furniture and accessory stores. What better way to end a great afternoon than in a Candy Shop? Maïte arranged an exclusive “degustation” of several French favorites from days gone
Several of us attended the Sunday morning Chamber Music at the Auditorium featuring renowned pianist Olga Kern and American violinist Jennifer Gilbert. They mesmerized us with their beautiful music! We joined up for lunch at the lively monument to gastronomy -Les Halles! A big thanks to Meredith Gontard who organized this wonderful event.
Our ACL shoppers will brave even subzero temperatures for a great deal! In February, our professional personal shopper, Maïte, led us on an expedition all over Lyon to discover where to get bargain clothes and accessories. At the end of our visit, we stopped at Loggia for a hot chocolate and some serious fashion discussion.
Our first Route 66-themed party was held on February 3, 2012 at the home of our Treasurer, Eric Way. The weather cooperated by ushering in real Chicago style temperature and winds!! Over 30 members attended. We feasted on superb Chicago style pizza prepared by member Dori Schwartz who amazed all of us with her culinary
Can you hear the Ragtime music and the Riverboat whistles? Our next stop on Route 66 is ST. LOUIS! __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Saturday, March 24 at 7:30 p.m. This Tapas-style meal and cash bar will be held at a Presqu’île bistrot (near Place Bellecour) Member price: 15 euros per person Non-Member price: 20 euros per person