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To Those Attending the Southern California Chapter Dinner tomorrow at the Castaway Restsaurant

  • 1.  To Those Attending the Southern California Chapter Dinner tomorrow at the Castaway Restsaurant

    Posted 12-03-2018 17:49

    Attention to those who have registered for the SLA
    Southern California Chapter's annual holiday party.

    The party is honoring Dorothy McGarry for her many contributions to the Chapter and to the Profession.  In addition we will be presenting our annual awards.

    Special Guest Speaker is:
    SLA Executive Director Amy Lestition-Burke

    When: December 4, 2018

    Where: The Castaway Restaurant, Valley View Room

    1250 E. Harvard Rd., Burbank, CA 91501

    Valet parking is free. Restaurant recommends a $4.50 tip for the valet.

    6:00PM to 7:00PM Social Hour

    7:00PM to 10:00PM Dinner, Program and Awards

    3 course dinner.  First and Dessert Course are pre-selected and you will choose your entrée choices on site while enjoying your first course:

    First Course is served family style and is your choice is between:
    Baby Greens with shaved carrots, watermelon radish and shallot vinaigrette  OR
    Shrimp cocktail with ancho cocktail sauce

    Entrees will be your choice tomorrow night.  Your choices are between:
    Pasteur Bird Chicken served with Anson Mills corn grits, heirloom carrots, kumquat candy  OR
    Ora King Salmon served with black forbidden rice, Chinese broccoli, ginger-miso emulsion OR
    Zabaton 7 oz. Steak served with classic potato puree and grilled broccoli                             OR
    Wild Mushroom Pappardelle served with truffle whipped ricotta, basil and sweet garlic chips

    Dessert is:
    Molten Lava Cake with pecan anglaise, caramel, vanilla bean ice cream and fleur de sel.

    Drinks are: Unlimited for non-alcoholic drinks.
    Alcoholic drinks are available for you to purchase at the Castaway bar which is conveniently located  near our dining room which is the Valley View Room.   

    If you have any questions please email me at:

    Doris Helfer
    FCS & Social Sciences Librarian
    California State Univ. Northridge
    Oviatt Library
    Northridge, CA 91330-8328