The Edmond Sun

September 27, 2013

Wine tasting event raises money for history scholarship


Special to The Sun

EDMOND — The University of Central Oklahoma College of Liberal Arts’ Department of History and Geography will have a wine and cheese tasting scholarship fundraiser from 6-8 p.m. Oct. 3 at the Individual Artists of Oklahoma Gallery, 706 W. Sheridan Ave., Oklahoma City.

Sponsored by Republic National Distribution, Ethel’s Travel Haus and Edmond Wine Shop, the event will showcase live music from Central students, a live auction, the tasting of various wines and beers, and also feature wine education by Central alumna Amie Ledlow-Hendrickson from Edmond Wine Shop.

Guests also can participate in a wine pull for $15, which gives attendees the opportunity to pull a wrapped bottle of wine valued between $15 and $50.

Ticket proceeds benefit the Dr. David Webb Scholarship for history and geography students.

Guests must be 21 to enter and participate, and must show a valid ID. Individual tickets are $50 or $75 for couples.

Tickets may be ordered in advance by contacting Michael Springer at 405-974-5453 or mspringer@uco.edu or register online at www.centralconnection.org/winetasting.

Seating is limited, so participants are encouraged to register early. Some tickets will be available at the door.



FOR MORE information, contact Lea Ann Chandler, development manager for UCO’s College of Liberal Arts, at 974-3782 or lchandler3@uco.edu.