Los Altos Youth Center,
Los Altos, CA
From The Page (December, 1997):
Prepare for a journey to far-off lands; visit the middle east with us! Full menus and Tickets for this event will be available from various Westermarkers near you starting at 12th night. There WILL be a play, performed by the Westermark Players; watch this space for more information in January!
(Note: There is a need for servers and entertainers, please contact the Autocrat if you would like to help out and eat Free!)
Autocrat: Merlin James MacIntyre (contact info omitted).
From The Page (February, 1998):
Visit the Middle East with us! Come join the Barony of the Westermark in a celebration of wonderful food and entertainment. The site is the Los Altos Youth Center, (address), Los Altos, The hall opens at 3:00 p.m. and closes at 10:00 p.m.
MENU - Drinks: mint or ginger sekanjabin, lemon sweetwater. Kibbe (appetizers): hais, dried fruit, pickled mixed vegetables. First Remove: bread, vegetable soup, meatballs, rice and carrots, hulwa. Second Remove: cucumber yogurt, tharda of lamb with garbanzos, fish with harissa tahini, pickled laeets, makashufa. Third Remove; cheese bread, chicken with pomegranate, artichoke hearts and fava beans, stuffed eggplant, mussia.
There will be varied entertainments between removes, including a performance by the Westermark Players and an exhibition of Middle-Eastern dance. (Note: Entertainers and servers are still welcome to volunteer; come and eat free! Call or email the autocrat by February 6.)
Tickets for the feast are $11.00 and are available from the autocrat, cooks, and other Westermarkers. Contact the autocrat if you wish to attend off-board, and the cooks if you have food questions or dietary restrictions.
Autocrat: Merlin James Maclntyre (contact info omitted).
Cooks: Crystal of the Westermark (contact info omitted). Mikhail Justinian (contact info omitted).
Description of this event (if any), taken from The Page, or from memory of at least one person who attended the event.
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