Friday, Dec 14, 2007 • TGIF @ BROOKHAVEN - Christmas Party • BNL
TGIF @ BROOKHAVEN on Friday, Dec. 14th, 2007:
***Special Event: Christmas Party with live music by the 20-pc. Big Band: “Bill Wilkinson & the LI Sound Orchestra”;
$25(paid in adv, before Dec. 7th)/$30(email reservation)/$35(at the door). Only 200 tickets will be available. If sold out before the event, no tickets will be sold at the door.
Buffet dinner: 7 - 8 pm; complimentary dance lesson at 8:00 pm; the band plays from 8:30 pm to 11:30 pm; DJ music in-between sets; general dancing until midnight.
NOTE: OPTIONAL FORMAL ATTIRE/DRESS TO IMPRESS! THE BAND MEMBERS WILL BE WEARING TUXEDOS
Band: Long Island Sound Swing Band
Bill Wilkinson and the Long Island Sound Swing Band delivers that full, big band sound.
Venue: Brookhaven National LabBrookhaven National Lab
Go to LIE Exit 68 north on William Floyd Parkway;
(There are signs to: Brookhaven National Laboratory) About 1 1/2 miles away, turn right (before the second light), to BNL’s gate. Present a picture ID (driver’s license is ok) to the guard. From the Guard Booth, go straight, turn left at the first light; A few hundred feet away, on your left, is the Brookhaven Center. For more details on directions, visit: http://www.bnl.gov/bnlweb/maps.html
Organizer: BNL Social & Cultural Club (BNL)
The BNL Social & Cultural Club holds weekly dance socials (TGIFs) and workshops at the North Ballroom, Brookhaven Center, Brookhaven National Laboratory every Friday evening from 7 to 11:30 pm.
Unless otherwise noted, workshops and lessons are from 7:10 pm to 9:30 pm with a food break in-between, followed by open social dancing up to 11:30 pm at the Brookhaven Center, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, New York.
Cost per person: $15(members)/$20(non-members), or $8/$12 for social dancing only without the lessons; members rate applies also to all Bera members with BNL ID, SDLI members with ID, students with school ID, and all subscribers of the Social-L list and the Yahoo DanceLovers group. (Special events have different rates).
Dance socials are open to the general public, but require a photo-id at the BNL front gate.
Their most current schedule is: BNL Social & Cultural Club Calendar
They also maintain a mailing list. To join: BNL Social-L email list
Contacts (Click below to send e-mail):
Rudy Alforque, 631-344-4733, or , or
Jack Guthy, 631- 929-8287, or