An Evening at the Magnificent Art Deco style Central Pavilion of the Montreal Botanical Gardens
Wednesday, September 18, 2002 at 5:30 p.m.
4101, Sherbrooke East,
the corner of Pie-IX et Sherbrooke Streets, near the Olympic Stadium and
Pie-IX metro station.
4101, rue Sherbrooke East, street East of Pie-IX boul
Meet at the Reception Area
6 p.m. A guided tour of the Art Deco Central Pavilion of the Montreal Botanical Gardens with its octagonal and stepped-down fountains.
7 p.m. A presentation on Montreal make-work projects of the depression period, and an update on some of the projects Art Déco Montréal is looking at, such as, Eaton’s 9th Floor Restaurant and the Empress Theatre (Cinema V), plus a representative from the 7th World Congress on Art Deco, to be held in Cape Town, South Africa, will make a brief presentation in the authentic, luxurious 1930s auditorium.
8 p.m. A buffet reception with live jazz era music in the quintessentially Art Deco period foyer.
Cost: Members $25 (see Membership Form or call 931-9325)
It is essential to bring a copy of the invitation, printed from the web site, email or regular post in order to have free entrance to the Botanical Gardens and free Parking.
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