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September Events:

Event Name:
Wine Down to the Weekend
Start Date:
Sep 04, 2014
End Date:
Sep 04, 2014
Start Time:
5:00 pm
End Time:
7:00 pm
Type:
All guests must be over the age of 21
Host:
Sponsor:
Healthy Life Bread
Admission Charge:
No Admission
Location:
Reitz Home Carriage House
Description:

 

Enjoy a glass of wine or a beer and complimentary hors d' oeuvres in the unique and historic setting of our garden, veranda, and carriage house. We serve from 5:00 to 7:00 and feature a variety of live entertainment. No admission or reservation required. All guests must be over the age of 21. 



Event Name:
Wine Down to the Weekend
Start Date:
Sep 11, 2014
End Date:
Sep 11, 2014
Start Time:
5:00 pm
End Time:
7:00 pm
Type:
All guests must be over the age of 21
Host:
Sponsor:
Healthy Life Bread
Admission Charge:
Free Admission / No Reservation
Location:
Reitz Home Museum & Carriage House
Description:

Enjoy a glass of wine or a beer and complimentary hors d' oeuvres in the unique and historic setting of our garden, veranda, and carriage house. We serve from 5:00 to 7:00 and feature a variety of live entertainment. No admission or reservation required. All guests must be over the age of 21
*Featuring live piano jazz by Chris M Moore.*


Event Name:
Orientalisme & Nineteenth-Century Images of the Levant
Start Date:
Sep 17, 2014
End Date:
Sep 17, 2014
Start Time:
7:00 pm
End Time:
Type:
Educational Lecture Series
Host:
Reitz Home Museum
Sponsor:
Bunny Bread
Admission Charge:
Free for members, $5 for non-members
Location:
Reitz Home Carriage House
Description:

Orientalism, or the European fascination with Middle Eastern culture, influenced many artists, architects, and interior designers in the nineteenth century. 

Inspired by a recent trip to Israel and Jordan, this speaker will consider examples of Orientalism in depictions of famous biblical sites, well-known nineteenth-century paintings, and in the Reitz Home itself.

Heidi A. Strobel

Associate Professor of Art History

Department of Archaeology and Art History

University of Evansville

     

 

Reception to follow


Event Name:
Wine Down to the Weekend
Start Date:
Sep 18, 2014
End Date:
Sep 18, 2014
Start Time:
5:00 pm
End Time:
7:00 pm
Type:
All guests must be over the age of 21
Host:
Sponsor:
Healthy Life Bread
Admission Charge:
Free Admission / No Reservation
Location:
Reitz Home Carriage House
Description:

 

 

Enjoy a glass of wine or a beer and complimentary hors d' oeuvres in the unique and historic setting of our garden, veranda, and carriage house. We serve from 5:00 to 7:00 and feature a variety of live entertainment. No admission or reservation required. All guests must be over the age of 21

*Featuring live piano jazz by Chris M Moore.*

 


 


Event Name:
The 'Jewel of the City' Ball
Start Date:
Sep 19, 2014
End Date:
Sep 19, 2014
Start Time:
6:00 pm
End Time:
10:00 pm
Type:
Reitz Home Guild Luncheon & Program
Host:
Reitz Home Museum Guild
Sponsor:
Admission Charge:
Members $100 / Non-members $135
Location:
Evansville Country Club
Description:
Presented by the Reitz Home Museum Guild and sponsored by Kruckemeyer & Cohn, the Bower-Suhrheinrich Foundation, C.H. Robinson, Old National Bank, the Evansville Courier & Press, Schultheis Insurance, and Evansville Living/Tucker Publishing.

The rarely seen Reitz Family Chalice, designed with priceless jewels from the family's collection, will be exhibited at this event.

Tickets are $100 for members and $135 for non-members.

For information and reservations, call 431-1648.

Formal or Victorian attire encouraged.

Event Name:
Wine Down to the Weekend
Start Date:
Sep 25, 2014
End Date:
Sep 25, 2014
Start Time:
5:00 pm
End Time:
7:00 pm
Type:
All guests must be over the age of 21
Host:
Sponsor:
Healthy Life Bread
Admission Charge:
Free Admission, No Reservation
Location:
Reitz Home Museum & Carriage House
Description:

Enjoy a glass of wine or a beer and complimentary hors d' oeuvres in the unique and historic setting of our garden, veranda, and carriage house. We serve from 5:00 to 7:00 and feature a variety of live entertainment. No admission or reservation required. All guests must be over the age of 21

*Featuring live piano jazz by Chris M Moore.*