11 February 2009

Outings on Fridays

Our popular series of guided tours, organized by Sally Sachs, returns this spring and summer. The tours take place on the first Friday of the month. Lunch is optional and not included in tour price. Lunch reservation must be made at least 5 days prior to each tour.
$15 per tour or $40 for the series

 Friday, 6 March 2009
10:30 am

Paramount Theatre
Timothy Pflueger’s Art Deco masterpiece. Tour will include all the breathtaking public spaces and include a look at the behind-the-scenes workings of the theater. Lunch at a nearby restaurant.

 Friday, 3 April 2009
10:15 am

Cathedral of Christ the Light
The dramatic glass cathedral, designed by Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, stands on the shore of Lake Merritt. It was dedicated last September. Box lunch on the grounds.

 Friday, 12 June 2009
11:30 am and 11:45 am

Ardenwood Historic Farm
A fully-functioning 1890s farm, preserved in a modern world. Tour includes the restored Patterson House on the grounds. Choose one of two tour times and also take a train ride on the grounds at 10:30 or after the tour. Bring a picnic lunch.

To order tickets, send a check made out to BAHA and a stamped, self-addressed envelope to:
Outings on Fridays
P.O. Box 1137
Berkeley, CA 94701

You can also pay for tickets by credit card via PayPal. Please specify your outing date[s].