Tickets available for Sister City Soirée in May

The Mercer Island Sister City Association’s annual Soirée to celebrate the Island’s jumelage (sister city relationship) with Thonon-les-Bains, France, and raise funds for scholarship and other programs will be held on May 17 at Kaspar’s Restaurant on Lower Queen Anne in Seattle. It will feature a no-host wine reception followed by a gourmet, five-course French-inspired feast with wine pairings.

Community members are invited to join this evening in support of the Mercer Island Sister City Association. $85 tickets include a five-course gourmet French dinner, one champagne and two wines, tax and gratuity. An optional opportunity to make a donation to the programs and scholarship fund of Mercer Island Sister City Association will be available. For the Soirée menu, more information and to purchase tickets, visit www.mercerislandsistercity.org or call Linda Todd at 232-4570. The reservation deadline is May 10.

The Mercer Island Sister City Association has recently launched its new, updated website. Visit www.mercerislandsistercity.org for information about the Island’s sister city relationship with Thonon-les-Bains, France, and details of the Mercer Island Sister City Association’s upcoming events.