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April 2000

meeting: weds 4/19 at 6pm at Lena's
leader: everyone
missing:
guests:

Poetry Interlude
bookmark by: Margarette Mosley

book cover

Details

Choose a french dish with one of the letters that spell P-O-E-T-R-Y.

Dinner Theme

Springtime in Paris

Menu

Endive with Blue Cheese (Endive au Bleu) (Margarette)
Asparagus Omelet (Stacey)
Pan-Seared Salmon Filets with Lemon-Thyme-Tarragon Butter (Lena)
Potato Salad with Haricots Verts, Roquefort and Walnuts (Margo)
Asparagus with Vinaigrette (Rosalie)
Corn and Cherry Tomato Salad (Rosalie)
Beaumes-de-Venise Cake with Grapes and Ice Cream (Lena)
French white wine (Margo)

Poems

14 by Lawrence Ferlinghetti -- Margo
Cantos 5 & 6 from La Divina Commmedia by Dante -- Rosalie
The Circus Animals' Desertion by W.B. Yeats -- Margarette
Delirium of Sor Juana for Van Gogh by Maria Elena Cruz Varela -- Lena
In Flanders Fields by John McCrae -- Margo
The Music by Julieta Zuniga -- read by Julieta
Sea Shells (selections) by Paul Valery -- Julieta
Strange Meeting by Wilfred Owen -- Stacey
To Music by Rainier Maria Rilke -- Lena