|Atlanta. Tues., Dec. 6: Penn Spectrum on the Road, an alumni conference on diversity and community, is coming to Atlanta. The event will take place at the Elbert P. Tuttle Courtroom, top floor – Peachtree Club level (28), Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP, 999 Peachtree Street NE. Stay tuned for details on this event via the website www.alumni.upenn.edu/multicultural/pennspectrum.
Hartford. We are excited to get together at Grants Restaurant & Bar at 977 Farmington Avenue in West Hartford on Thurs., Dec. 8, 6—8pm. Please donate a toy for a child at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center for the holidays and bring it to Grants. Take part in this fun, social mixer. Drinks are discounted $2-$5. For more information contact Debra Greenberg C’84 at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Los Angeles. PennCLubLA was honored to accept the Alumni Club Award of Merit at Homecoming earlier this month, and we are super excited to see our Men’s Basketball Quakers play UCLA at the Anaheim Honda Center on Sat., Dec. 10. In January, we will host our annual Ben Franklin’s Birthday Bash. For more information about all our upcoming events, visit www.pennclubla.com or follow us on Twitter @pennclubla.
Metro New Jersey. On Nov. 16, join us for a lively book discussion of this year’s Penn Reading Project, Reality is Broken. Enjoy dinner at the Penn Club of New York, followed by the new Broadway musical Bonnie and Clyde, on Nov. 18. Our annual wine-tasting event will take place on Dec. 2. Join the club on Dec. 10 for our Penn Cares Community Service Day at the Community Food Bank of Hillside. Visit www.pennclubmetronj.com to learn the latest information on our club and register for events. For more information, contact club co-presidents Lorraine Kooby Survis C86 and Gary Survis W86 at President@pennclubmetronj.com.
Michigan. Join us at a yPenn Young Alumni sponsored Happy Hour at The Earle in Ann Arbor on Thurs., Nov. 10, from 5:30 to 7:30pm. This happy hour is open to all alumni, young and young-at-heart: complimentary appetizers, cash bar. So that we know how to plan, we ask you to register on our website for this no charge event. For details, visit our website at www.pennclubMI.org. For additional information, and some good nostalgia: see yPenn Happy Hour. On Nov. 12, we will gather to watch and cheer on the Penn football team as they beat Harvard. In January, we are planning another club tour at the Detroit Institute of Art. This will be our fourth year hosting this always interesting and successful event. As soon as we have finalized the details, we will share them on the website and in our newsletter. For more information on these and other events, visit our website at www.pennclubMI.org.
New York. Sun., Nov. 20: PennNYC is happy to bring back our annual autumn service event: Dorot Thanksgiving deliveries for homebound seniors. This is a wonderful activity that members look forward to each year. Effective January, Eunice Chen EAS’06 will assume the position of president and Dale Kramer Cohen W’76 will be moving up to chair. To learn more about our events, visit www.pennnyc.org. Be sure to log in to get the full benefits of the site and your free membership. Contact Michelle Hellbusch C’92, vice president of membership, at email@example.com if you have questions or would like to volunteer.
Northern California. Join Bay Area alumni at our upcoming events including mixers, activities with other Ivy League Clubs, and service events to give back to our community. Looking ahead to after the holidays, we invite you to celebrate the New Year by joining us at our annual party in honor of Ben Franklin. This Bay Area tradition is always well attended and a good kick-off to a year of exciting events. To receive invitations to events, register on our website www.ncpennclub.com.
Philadelphia. Join us for some fun holiday events. Our special annual holiday party will be held on Wed., Nov. 30, and our free December Highball Happy Hour will take place on Tues., Dec. 13. Learn more about these and other great events at pennclubphilly.org.
Portland, Ore. Tom Krattenmaker CGS’04, religion columnist and author, will discuss his book, Onward Christian Athletes: Turning Ballparks into Pulpits and Players into Preachers, at the Penn Club of Portland November Luncheon on Tues., Nov. 29, at the University Club, 1225 S.W. Sixth Avenue. Check our website for details of the luncheon and for information about our annual Holiday Happy Hour in December: www.pennclubofportland.org.
San Diego. We invite all alumni from all schools, as well as Penn Parents in the San Diego region to these upcoming events: a holiday reception on Sun., Dec. 18: a behind the scenes tour and reception with the San Diego Ballet followed by a performance of The Nutcracker. Come cheer on Penn women’s basketball at Surf ’n’ Slam Classic, Dec. 29 & 30 at SDSU, where we will gather informally after the game. In January, we are planning a French wine and cheese pairing on Jan. 17, in honor of Ben Franklin’s birthday. For more information or to RSVP, contact us at PennClubSD@gmail.com or follow us on Twitter @PennClubSD or find us on Facebook. Join our email list serv to receive the latest information on our events: www.alumni.upenn.edu/club/sandiego.shtml.
Westchester & Rockland Counties. We are excited for another great night on Broadway on Fri., Nov. 18, when we will have dinner at the Penn Club and then see the new musical Bonnie & Clyde; this is a joint event with the Penn Club of Metro New Jersey. Contact chairperson Sharon Mulholland at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions about this event. On Fri., Dec. 2, come out for an evening of wine tasting and delicious hors d’oeuvres. Take part in this fun social mixer with the Columbia Club of Westchester at the Scarsdale Golf Club. For more information, contact chairperson Rob Simensky at email@example.com. Detailed information for these and other upcoming events as well as event sign-up is available on our website www.pennclubwestrock.org. If you are unable to log-in, email membership at firstname.lastname@example.org. For general questions or to volunteer, contact club president Cheryl Kabalkin C’87 W’87 L’90 at email@example.com.
Western Pennsylvania. We invite you to attend our Monthly Luncheons which we host at noon on the first Thursday of every month at the HYP Club, 619 William Penn Place. Information on our other upcoming events can be found on our website: www.alumni.upenn.edu/club/westernpa.html <http://www.alumni.upenn.edu/club/westernpa.html> .
Wisconsin. Penn’s newest alumni club is the Penn Alumni Club of Wisconsin. We formed in September and we are already planning a great year of events and we will have our website up soon. For more information or to get involved please contact Rachel Neill C’09 at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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