07 Feb “First Ladies Throughout History” Presentation and Dinner (DC) on March 8
Thursday, March 8, 2018, 6:30 pm
Via Umbria | 1525 Wisconsin Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20007
Members: Free; Non Members: $10.00 per person
Via Umbria will be providing tasty appetizers. Prosecco and Spritzers—$5 per glass
Space is limited.
Advance registration required. RSVP by Monday, March 5, 2018
The Washington DC Region of the National Organization of Italian American Women Invites You to Join Them for a Special Presentation “First Ladies Throughout History” by Anita Bevacqua McBride, Executive in Residence, School of Public Affairs, American University
First Ladies throughout our history have exercised leadership on a variety of issues by bringing their own interests and experiences to this unique role. First Ladies have fulfilled their public duties as spouse and hostess and have had an active role to play as domestic policy advocate, political confidante and global diplomat.
Dinner with Anita McBride
Members: $80.00 per person
Non Members: $90.00 per person
Dinner cost includes gratuities
RSVP by Monday, March 5, 2018
After the presentation, members and friends can join us for a private dinner with Ms. McBride. Dinner will be a special treat which will include four courses that Via Umbria has designed for the evening. Each course was served at a White House State Dinner for Italian Presidents or Prime Ministers under four different American Presidents. The chef will introduce each course. Wine, beer and cocktails are available for purchase.
About the Speaker
A 2012 Wise Woman honoree of the Washington, DC Region, Ms. McBride directs programming and national conferences on the legacies of America’s first ladies and their historical influence on politics, policy and global diplomacy at the Center for Congressional and Presidential Studies at the School of Public Policy at American University.
There will be no refunds. Gentlemen always welcome.