First Annual St John of Damascus Award Toast and Roast

John_Damascene_by_Thophanes_the_Cretan_at_Monastery_of_Stavroniketa.jpegWe are pleased to announce our first annual St John of Damascus Award Fundraising Toast and Roast, a fundraising event for Eighth Day Institute.

Join us on Saturday evening, August 26, 7:00 pm at St George Orthodox Christian Cathedral to honor somebody whose life exemplifies our mission of cultural renewal. It's our version of a lifetime achievement award.

This year's inaugural award will be presented to Warren Farha, founder and owner of Eighth Day Books.

Here's a schedule for the evening:

7:00 pm   Doors open for cocktail hour with music from an Eighth Day Books playlist.

8:00 pm   Present St. John of Damascus Award.

8:10 pm   Reflection on building Eighth Day Books by Warren Farha.

8:35 pm   Warren Farha answers your questions.

*Do you have a question you've always wanted to ask Warren? Here's your chance: submit your question for Warren via email here.

9:00 pm   Toasts & Roasts.

9:50 pm   Concluding remarks.

Warren's favorite appetizer, dessert, and beverages will be provided.

Special beverages will be a part of our summer fundraising drive to recruit monthly Eighth Day Members. Sign up as a monthly Member at the event, and we'll provide special beverages for you (and your table), based on the level of membership chosen. Memberships can be canceled at any time after the event.

Or sign up as a monthly member now and we'll waive the entry fee for you and your significant other. But please do let us know you're attending beforehand through a short email so we can reserve a seat(s) for you!

Please purchase your ticket at THIS LINK in advance to reserve your spot.

Seating is limited and we do anticipate seats to be sold out.


August 26, 2017 at 7pm - 10pm
St George Orthodox Christian Cathedral
Erin Doom · · 316.573.8413

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