The Friends of the Library cordially invite you to celebrate the
25th anniversary of the
Southern Folklife Collection
with a benefit concert and dinner in the historic
Louis Round Wilson Library, UNC-Chapel Hill
Thursday, August 21, 2014
5:45 p.m. – 11 p.m.
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Intimate concert with
Tift Merritt (UNC ’00)
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Signature cocktails from Top of the Hill Distillery
Menu crafted by James Beard Award winners
Ben and Karen Barker, Ashley Christensen, Andrea Reusing, and Bill Smith
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$250 per person ($125 tax deductible)
All proceeds benefit the Southern Folklife Collection
Table sponsorships available

Cocktail attire

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L-R, Karen and Ben Barker, Ashley Christensen, Andrea Reusing and Bill Smith

To purchase individual tickets contact:
Liza Terll
(919) 548-1203 or liza_terll@unc.edu

Table Sponsorships

Sponsors are invited to put together a table of 12. The $5,000 sponsorship includes ($3,200 tax deductible contribution):

  • 12 tickets for dinner on Thursday, August 21, 5:45 p.m., in Louis Round Wilson Library, and recognition in the evening’s program
  • 2 tickets to the New Orleans brass band concert featuring Rebirth Brass Band and Dumpstaphunk on Friday, August 22, 8 p.m., at Memorial Hall, UNC-Chapel Hill
  • 2 tickets to the Southern Folklife Festival featuring performances by Sierra Hull, Dex Romweber Duo and Flaco Jimenez with Los Texmaniacs, and lectures by authors Peter Guralnick and Holly George-Warren (UNC ’78), on Saturday, August 23, 1 p.m.-4 p.m. at Cats Cradle, Carrboro
  • 2 tickets to a private cocktail party prior to the Merle Haggard concert
  • 2 tickets to the Merle Haggard concert with Tift Merritt opening, on Saturday, August 23, 8 p.m. at Memorial Hall, UNC

For more information, contact: Liza Terll, (919) 548-1203 or liza_terll@unc.edu

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Tift Merritt, (UNC ’00)