Sunday, January 17, 2010

Monday Morning Post: Balalaika and Solveig Eggerz

As we honor Martin Luther King today, we're taking a day off from Member Appreciation Month. So some news about related events you might be interested in.

The Washington Balalaika Society--who recently wowed the crowd at The Writer's Center--will once again present their Balalaika Quartet "Nalimov" direct from Russia.

Friday evening, January 29, at 7:30 P.M.
at The Lyceum, 201 South Washington Street, Alexandria, VA
Tickets: $20 in advance, $25 at the door

To order, go to or call 703.549.0760

A "Meet the Artists" wine and cheese reception will follow.

And on Sunday, January 21st member and workshop leader Solveig Eggerz (Seal Woman) will appear with memorist Nicole Burton (Swimming Up the Sun) for a book talk: "Searching."

Where: St. Elmo's Coffee Pub, Inc, 2300 Mt. Vernon Avenue, Alexandria, VA 22301-1328 (703.739.9268)
When: Sunday, January 31, 2:00 P.M.