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10th Annual Chocolate & Wine Tasting logo

Friday, February 20, 2015, 7 - 9 p.m.

Celebrate a Decade of Delicious Decadence with wine tasting, chocolate cakes, brownies, petit fours, chocolate fountain, cookies, and many other delights both sweet and savory.  Held throughout the Library, the event includes live music, a silent auction, balloon pop, raffle, and more fun than anyone should be allowed to have in the Library!

☼ Day and Night

Silent auction/raffle items include "A Day of Beauty" package at the Pebble Beach Spa, a one-night stay at Lavender in Napa from Four Sisters Inns, an original Rollin Pickford painting, and many more.


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Tickets on sale now and may be purchased here or at the Library Help Desk for $30 or at the door for $35.

$25 tax deductible. Tax ID #91-1976593.

Must be 21 or older to attend. All proceeds benefit the Monterey Public Library. 

For more information email Inga Waite or call (831) 646-5602.

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The vision of the FRIENDS of the Monterey Public Library is to have an interested, educated, and highly satisfied reader and user pool representative of the wider community of the Monterey Peninsula and supportive of a high level of quality services and resources provided by the Library.

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