8:12 a.m., Nov. 19, 2010----The University of Delaware's Philadelphia Alumni Club is planning a special event in conjunction with opening night of The Nutcracker at the Academy of Music on Saturday, Dec. 4.
The club will have dinner at 5 p.m. at Buca di Beppo restaurant, 258 S. 15th St., followed by The Nutcracker performance at 7 p.m. The restaurant is less than a block from the Academy of Music.
For addition information, for ticket prices and to register, see the Philadelphia Alumni Club webpage.
In other alumni news:
The Baltimore Alumni Club will hold a happy hour on Thursday, Dec. 9, at the Field House, 2400 Boston St., Canton. See the Baltimore Alumni Club webpage.
The Washington, D.C., Alumni Club will hold a holiday party at 6:30 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 9, at George, 3251 Prospect St., Washington, D.C. There will be appetizers and the first 50 guests who come with a donation to the Capitol Area Food Bank will get a drink ticket. Cost is $15. For details or to register, see the DC Alumni Club webpage.
The Chicago Alumni Club will hold a happy hour at 5:30 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 15, at District Bar, 170 W. Ontario St., Chicago. For details or to register, see the Chicago Alumni Club webpage.
The Philadelphia Alumni Club will gather to cheer on the UD men's basketball team when the Blue Hens take on Villanova University on Saturday, Dec. 18, at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia. There will be a reception at 5:30 p.m. at McFadden's Ballpark and game time is 7:30. For details or to register, see the Philadelphia Alumni Club webpage.