Summer solstice party
Friday, June 23, 2017 @ 5:30 pm.
For 30 people.
Nancy and George Rubenson invite you to their beautiful new poolside deck to celebrate the 2017 Summer Solstice. Cool off after the workweek with heavy hors d'oeuvres, refreshing libations and yummy desserts while MP Steel Drum Duo provides lively entertainment. Swimming is optional, unless you get thrown in! (Rain date: Sat., June 24th).
70’s tribute party!
Saturday, May 13, 2017 @ 6:00 pm.
For 16 people.
Join your co-hosts Chef Tony Hilligoss and his wife Molly poolside at the home of co-hosts Mark and Paula Garth for a trip back to the 70's. Rock out to all of the great music of the era with wine, beer, signature cocktails of the time, and fondue appetizers. Chef Tony will surprise us with a fabulously updated entree course with nostalgic favorites (do not worry - no Jell-O molds here!). For dessert, you should expect at least one Bundt cake to make an appearance. Leisure suits, Chuck Taylors, mod florals, and platform shoes are encouraged!
You make me feel like dancin!
Date and time to be agreed upon
How about learning one of the traditional ballroom dances, like Waltz, Foxtrot, Rhumba, or Cha Cha. Maybe you want to learn a great swing dance like the East Coast Swing or Carolina Shag. Dance instructors Gary and Robbie Mann will teach your choice of one of these dances to a group of up to six people in one 50 minute beginner class. The date, time, and location of the class will be coordinated with the group and the dance instructors.
Cajun & Catfish Cookout
Sunday, June 11, 2017 @4:00 pm.
For 12 people.
New Orleans is calling with a Cajun and Catfish Dinner catered by the - well known for his great Cajun dishes - Chef Al Olinde. You do not want to miss this afternoon that will also provide you with the opportunity to be challenged and recognized by your friends for your performance in a variety of fun filled Olympic events. When was the last time you played croquet, badminton, horseshoes and corn hole as an Olympian competitor? It is all here for the taking.
Stay tuned for our 2018 parties!
When North Meets South
Saturday, May 20, 2017 @ 6:00 pm.
Diner for 8.
Enjoy a five course epicurean fusion of culinary delights from the South and North prepared by Master Chef Jim Hughes. Dishes to include Jim’s famous shrimp & grits, renowned on both sides of the Mason-Dixon. Paired with his newly created brown butter Maine lobster roll and expertly paired with fine wines.
Cocktails and light fare
Saturday, March 11, 2017 @ 7:00 pm.
For 12 people.
Enjoy an evening of warm hospitality at the home of Brenda and Jim Martin. The festivities begin with the offering of especially prepared light fare and welcoming liquid libations. Brenda has a reputation as the host who always creates the best healthy, delicious and beautifully presented food at a party. You will not want to miss this wonderful “March into spring” celebration Delightful Host and Hostess! Beautiful Home! Dress: Cocktail attire.
Mystery Wine Grab!
Enjoy Pacific Northwest cuisine on
Saturday, April 22, 2017 @ 6:00 pm.
Dinner for 8.
Ring in spring with cocktails and delicious Salmon Cakes with Lemon Aioli on the glorious garden patio of your co-hosts John and Robin Holloway, along with Joe and Margaret Hinson. Move indoors to indulge on creamy Artichoke and Mushroom Bisque, followed by your entree of succulent Leg of Lamb to be accompanied by carefully selected Wines of the Pacific Northwest. Parslied New Potatoes, Bleu Cheese with Apple Salad, and aromatic Sourdough Bread complement your entree course. Complete this lovely evening with Cheesecake and Huckleberry Sauce and After Dinner Coffee.