2017 Annual Dinner and Meeting

Good friends, good food, good talk: The TWHA 2017 annual dinner and membership meeting will feature a talk by Dr. Sarah LeJeune, Professor of Equine Integrative Sports Medicine at U.C. Davis.
Good friends, good food, good talk: The TWHA annual dinner and membership meeting for 2017 will feature a talk by Dr. Sarah LeJeune, Professor of Equine Integrative Sports Medicine at U.C. Davis.

Meeting
: This year we're moving back to Fern Cottage (map, photos). We've arranged a great banquet catered by Joan Antonuccio of the well-remembered Brick Hut Cafe in Berkeley. There will be a no-host bar starting at 6:00, dinner at 6:30, business meeting at 7:30 and our speaker soon after. If you have any questions about the meeting, please email meeting@twha.org.

Dinner
: Joan will offer a menu for all tastes:
• Hummus, dolmas, mixed olives and peppers, pita chips, crackers, smoked salmon, chèvre and cream cheese w chives, cocktail rye bread, mixed nuts
• Herb roasted chicken, roasted winter vegetables in season, brussels sprouts, multi-color carrots, pee wee potatoes, mushrooms, three cheese mac and cheese topped with buttery toasted breadcrumbs
• Baby gem lettuce and cherry tomato w citrus vinaigrette
• Artisan breads and butter
• Triple chocolate brownies, warm apple-pear crisp with cranberries, persimmon and berries
• Coffee and tea

Wine
: Our insurance forbids us to serve wine, but you may bring your own -- no corkage!

Tickets
: Anyone may purchase a dinner ticket, although the member price is a bit lower and we ask you to support us by joining or renewing (see below).
You may order tickets online here with a credit/debit card (deadline January 17), or you can send a check to Morris Older, 50 La Encinal, Orinda CA 94563 (mailed by January 12). If you do send a check, please make it out to TWHA, and please send a confirmation email to meeting@twha.org. There is a small processing fee for online orders (imposed by this website), while checks are accepted without fees. Please make a reservation  online (above) or by check in order to guarantee a seat. If you show up at the door without a reservation, we may or may not have room, and we may or may not have enough food.

Membership: You may purchase or renew your membership online, at the door, or with the check you send to as above. If you send a check for a new membership, please download and fill out the Membership Application and include it with your check.

Wait list
: If the event sells out you will be placed on a wait list and contacted if a place becomes available. Refunds can be issued to the original purchaser only if a replacement purchaser becomes available.