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REF NO.: 141

SUBJECT: Under the Southern Cross: The 7th annual wine tasting evening – May 16

DATE: April 14

The St. John's Chapter of the Memorial University Alumni Association presents its 7th annual wine tasting evening. Join former Memorial University president and professor emeritus Dr. Arthur May, in sampling a selection of fine wines from countries including Chile, Argentina, Australia and South Africa.
            Guests will have a selection of two reception wines and four tasting wines paired with delicious hors d’oeuvres and a knowledgeable host to guide the tasting process.
            Date:              Friday, May 16, 2008
            Time:             7-10 p.m.
            Cost:              $45 per person (includes a $10 taxi voucher) Tickets must be purchased in advance.
            Venue:           Marine Institute Cafeteria, First Floor, Marine Institute Campus, Memorial University of Newfoundland
            For ticket information, please contact (709) 737-2313, toll free 1-877-700-4081 or e-mail

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For further information, please Dawn Roche, communications, co-ordinator, Office of Alumni Affairs and Development, Memorial University of Newfoundland, at 737-2620 or


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