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Banquets and Such

I’m not one who’s fond of pomp and pretense. You know exactly whereof I speak. All the show-offery and snootiness that is palpable every time an organization holds its “annual-gala-whoop-de-do-big-event-bash”, more commonly referred to as a banquet or dinner (and sometimes dance). Yet, these events are a necessity, for fundraising, presentation of work, and show-of-force

Armenian Cultural Festival in the Desert

The 2nd Annual Armenian Cultural Festival is slated for Saturday, October 25, from 11 a.m.to 9 p.m., at the Armenian Apostolic Church of the Desert, 38-900 Vista Dunes, Rancho Mirage. Highlighting the event are delicious Armenian food and pastries, traditional Armenian music, dancing, and performances by the Erebouni Dance Ensemble. In addition, the festival features