7:25 pm | Wine Tasting
in San Gimignano, Tuscany

Lillo from winery Tenuta Torciano, with
Maria and Dave from the Wine Bin 

8:10 pm | Chef Demo 
featuring Chef Francesca
of Agriturismo Diacceroni, and
Chef Kyle of La Prima Catering

8:55 pm | Truffle Hunting
in the forest with Eila 

9:05 pm | Learn La Pizzica 
in the Piazza

Tarantica lead by Girolama


7:05 pm Pauline Frommer
presentation followed by live questions and answers.

7:40 pm Juliet Grames
presentation followed by live questions and answers.

8:35 pm Adriana Trigiani 
presentation followed by live questions and answers.


  Cocktails for a Cause

  Virtual Photobooth


  Donate Now

  Book Purchases

  Wine Making
  featuring Joe Barbera
  of AIDA Bistro & Wine Bar

6:15 pm | Pre-Event Cocktail
for our Esperienza and 
La Dolce Vita Guests. 
Check your email for link to join.

9:30 pm | After Party
all guests are welcome to mingle in a unique event platform. Link to join will be revealed during the event. Camera and mic on. 
Intermission | There is a 5 minute intermission at 8:00 pm. 

  Tonya Aikens | HCLS President & CEO   

Robert Mentz | Chair 

Ankur P. (Andy) Dalal | Vice Chair 

Thomas K. Munns | Treasurer   

Phillip M. Dodge 

Anne R. Markus 

Kelly L. Smith 

Antonia B. Watts 


for all the support Friends & Foundation has given for HCLS’ signature initiatives:

   Battle of the Books

   Spelling Bee

   Project Literacy

   Summer Reading

   Author Events

Yolanda and Francis Bruno Family Fund 

Friends & Foundation of HCLS 

Howard County Public School System 

Howard Hughes Corporation 

Josephine B. Scheffenacker Education Trust 

M&T Bank 

Estate of Janet Ziffer 



supports Howard County Library System Serata Virtuale

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