DUE TO 70-100% CHANCE OF RAIN ON SATURDAY, ALL FESTIVAL ACTIVITIES WILL TAKE PLACE AT JOURNEY THE WAY CHURCH.
BROTWURSTS WILL BE AVAILABLE TO PURCHASE FOR LUNCH AFTER THE LECTURE SERIES CONCLUDES AT NOON.
SEE BOTTOM of PAGE for REGISTRATION
I. EIGHTH DAY BOOKS ANNIVERSARY SALE - OCT 20-21
Peddling Books Locally and Beyond for 29 Years
20% OFF NEW BOOKS & 35% OFF USED BOOKS
STORY TIMES for CHILDREN AT 2 PM, 3 PM, 4 PM
II. EXCLUSIVE MEETING WITH JOSEPH PEARCE - OCT 20
If you are an Eighth Day Patron or above, please join us for a private meeting / conversation with Joseph Pearce - Friday, 3:30-4:30 at The Ladder. If you are not an Eighth Day Member become a Patron today. If you are an Eighth Day Member but not a Patron ($40/month or $500/year) and would like to upgrade your membership to participate in this exclusive event, email Director Doom.
Become an Eighth Day Pillar and, in addition to other standard perks, receive a premium C. S. Lewis Beer Stein.
III. INKLINGS LECTURE SERIES at JOURNEY THE WAY CHURCH (147 S. Hillside, 67211) - OCT 20-21
World on Fire: How the Inklings Responded with Hope & Creativity by Joseph Pearce
"Tolkien & Lewis among the War Poets" - Friday, 7 PM
Anniversary Reception at Eighth Day Books - Friday, 8:30 PM
Beyond the Waste Land: Hope and War in the Work of Lewis - Saturday, 9:30 AM
War & Mordor: Hope and War in the Work of Tolkien - Saturday, 11:00 AM
LUNCH: Choose a neighborhood restaurant in Douglas Design District to support local businesses - Saturday, 12:00 PM
CLICK HERE FOR A LIST OF RESTAURANTS
IV. INKLINGS OCTOBERFEST at JOURNEY THE WAY CHURCH - OCT 21
*Activities for the Whole Family - Children 16 and under Free
**Parking available at Journey the Way
Local Crafts & Culture Seminars
The Art of Gregorian Chant by Fr. Thomas Hoisington - 1:30 PM
The Art of Local Food by Elderslie Farm - 2:30 PM
The Art of Smoking a Pipe by Cigar Chateau - 3:30 PM
The Art of Jazz by The Luke Taylor Gilstrap Trio - 5:30 PM
Acoustically Challenged String Band - 1:30 PM
Shawn Craver and Josh Luper - 2:30 PM
The Jack Korbel Confluence - 3:30 PM
The Haymakers - 5:00 PM
The Luke Taylor Gilstrap Trio - 6:00 PM
North of 50 - 7:00 PM
Elephants Gerald - 8:30 PM
Local Microbrewery Tastings & Bratwursts
*BRING CASH FOR THE BRATWURSTS and COMMEMORATIVE PINT GLASSES
Become an Eighth Day Patron at the discounted rate of $25/month and receive all the Patron perks and join us for the exclusive meeting with Joseph Pearce. Become an Eighth Day Pillar at the discounted rate of $75/month and receive even more benefits, plus the C. S. Lewis Beer Stein. These monthly donations will be double matched through the end of the festival weekend.
Wichita, KS 67214
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