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19th Century Travel and 21st Century Travelers

When:

5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Sunday, October 20

Where:

Sierra Nevada College, 999 Tahoe Blvd., Incline Village, NV 89451
Tahoe Center for Environmental Science

Description:

Enjoy an evening with Terry Jones and Frederick Marx, who will share their insights in a fascinating lecture. Mr. Jones, founder and former CEO of Travelocity.com, will focus on how 21st century technology can get savvy travelers the best deals online by knowing the perfect time to book airline seats, how to score hotel upgrades and who to call for the best travel advice. Mr. Marx is best known for his critically acclaimed film “Hoop Dreams”. His newest film, “Journey of Zanskar: A Monk’s Vow to Children,” follows the struggle of a Himalayan village in Zanskar, one of the most remote places on earth, to protect its traditional Tibetan Buddhist culture as the outside world begins to close in. Don't miss out on this year's raffle and silent auction items – orchestra tickets, Tahoe Rim Trail membership, wine, ethnic textiles and art, authentic jewelry, outdoor clothing from Patagonia, hotel stays, spa treatments and much more! All proceeds go to help READ Global build community libraries.

3:30-5pm Cocktail Party at Private Incline Home; 5:30-7:30pm Lecture, Raffle & Silent Auction.

 

Details:

$15.00 (if RSVP by Oct 15th); $20 at door or $5 for students with valid ID
775-832-5454