2011 Thurber Birthday Gala
A Celebration of Humor
The 2011 Thurber Birthday Gala
Thursday, December 8, 2011
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
The Westin Columbus
310 South High Street
Columbus, OH 43215
Join us for a special evening of humor for James Thurber's 117th birthday, featuring the 2010 Thurber Prize for American Humor winner, Steve Hely, author of How I Became A Famous Novelist.
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2011 Birthday Raffle
Good Odds! Good Prizes! Great Cause! As part of our annual Thurber Birthday Gala we are excited to offer everyone the chance to win one or more fabulous prize packages!
A DVD of Season 6 of The Office and a script, both signed by the cast, including Steve Carrell, and a signed copy of Steve Hely’s Thurber Prize winning book, How I Became a Famous Novelist. Click here to purchase your TV raffle tickets online!
Two tickets to one OSU Men’s basketball game, two Men’s ice hockey games, and two Women’s basketball games. Click here to purchase your Sports raffle tickets online!
An overnight stay at the elegant Westin Columbus plus dinner for two at the hotel’s High Street Grill and drink vouchers at the incomparable Thurber’s Bar. Click here to purchase your Romantic raffle tickets online!
For the Entertainment
Two tickets to a ProMusica Chamber Orchestra performance (excluding their gala) plus a copy of each of their two new CDs. Two tickets to a performance by BalletMet. Two tickets to a performance by CATCO. Two tickets to a performance by the Jazz Arts Orchestra. Two tickets to any Thurber House Winter/Spring Evenings with Authors event. Click here to purchase your Entertainment raffle tickets online!
Art & Wine Lover
A case of assorted wines and a signed and framed print of Thurber House. Click here to purchase your Art & Wine raffle tickets online!