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October 2009

meeting: fri 10/30 at 7pm at Margo's
leader: Julieta
missing: Stacey


If on a Winter's Night a Traveler
by Italo Calvino

book cover


We missed Stacey who is having a wonderful visit in New York. Margo's home was a halloween paradise - bobbing eyeballs in a jars, animatronic ghosts and witches, skeleton spiders in giant rope webs and jack-o-lantern bubble lights. Margo presented each member with a stuffed black mouse and goodie bag of candies.

october 2009 meeting

Dinner Theme

Viva Italia!


Halloween Martinis (Margo)
Cheese & Crackers (Julieta)
Olive & Vegetable Antipasto (Margo)
Lamb, Fennel, and Bread Casserole from Sardinia (Agnello con finocchi selvatici alla sarda) (Margo)
Butternut Squash Ravioli with Rosemary (from Lucca Deli) (Heather)
Fennel, Orange & Carrot Salad (Kelly)
Venetian Carrot Cake (Lena)
Assorted ice creams from Humphrey Slocomb (Secret Breakfast, Brown Sugar Yogurt, Ancho Chocolate) (Lena)
Ancho Brownies (Kelly)
Wine (Julieta)