84th Annual Monterey History and Art's La Merienda event to be held on

Information about 84th Annual Monterey History and Art's La Merienda event to be held on

Published on August 1, 2014

Author: brickman2014

Source: authorstream.com

Content

PowerPoint Presentation: 84th A nn u al M o nte r ey Hi sto r y a nd A r t ' s La Merien d a e v e nt to b e h e l d o n J u ne 6, 2 015 S a v e t he D a t e! C e leb r a t e t he Cit y of M ont e r e y ' s 2 4 5 t h birt hd a y wi t h a v e ry sp e c ial barbe c ue, ma r iac h is, pinat a s a nd a f e s tive " C a lif ornio" p ar t y in t he histor i c M emo r y Ga rde n on C us t om H ou s e P l aza on Sat urd a y , J u n e 6 , 2 0 1 5 . M ont ere y , CA, J u ly 3 1 , 2 0 14 - S av e t h e Da t e! Ce l e b r ate t h e C it y of Mo n te r e y' s 245th b i r th da y wit h a v ery s p eci al barb ec u e, m ari ac h is, pi n at as a n d a fest i v e "Cali f or n i o" part y i n t h e h is tori c M e m o ry G ard en on C u s t om H o u se Pl aza on S at u rd a y , J un e 6, 2 0 15. La M eri e n d a ( S p a ni sh w ord f o r p i c n ic) i n cl u d es great food a n d e n tert a in m e n t, a p rocessio n , a n d mu c h , mu ch m o r e. T h i s co mmun i t y e v e n t ce l e b r ates t h e fo un d i n g of t h e C it y of M o n t e r ey i n J un e 1 7 70 w h en F at h e r Ju nip e r o S e r r a a n d C a p tai n Gas p ar d e P ort o l a c e l e b r at ed w i t h a pi c ni c o v erl oo k i n g t h e M o n t erey B a y . A V e r y Un i q u e B a rb e c u e ! La M e ri e n d a featu res a fes t i v e barb ec u e prep a r ed a n d s er v ed b y c o m m un it y l ea d ers a n d local c h ef s. It i n cl u d es a c h o i ce of tri t ip s t eak o r c hi c k e n , sa l a d, b ea n s, garli c b rea d , fo ll owed b y d es s ert, a fest i v e l y r ose - a d or n ed ca k e. Ho st a P arty W i th in O u r P ar ty! I n v i t e f ri e n ds, d on a c ost um e, d eco r ate a t a b le, a n d h av e f u n at thi s fes t i v e e v e nt! O r … j u st co m e PowerPoint Presentation: M cDo n a l d - D u e n a. T h e Ca k e B ea r ers w i ll b e N i c h o l as W il l i a m s, B r o t h er of K ai tly n Wi ll i a m s, a n d f o r t h e ce l e b r at i o n, j o i n a tabl e a n d m a k e so m e n ew f ri e n ds! Co m e o n e, co m e al l! J o i n e l ec t ed o f f i c i als, m i l it ary l ea d e rs, a n d local di g n it a r i es at t h i s n o t - t o -b e- m i ssed e v e n t ! C h i ld ren a n d g r a n d c h i ld ren of att e n d e es 4 t o11 y e a rs o l d m a y ce l e b r ate w i t h t h e ir v e ry o w n " La M eri e n d a p a r a l os N i n os " h e l d c o n c ur re n t l y at t h e M H AA / S ta n t on Ce n t e r , featu ri n g a fu ll prog r am o f ac t ivi t i es i n cl u d i n g participati on i n t h e ca k e c e re m o n y . M o nte r e y H i s t ory & A r t A s s ociation h as h os t ed thi s part y f o r t h e last 8 4 y ears a n d a l l pro c ee d s g o t ow ard s s u p porti n g M o n t ere y 's h i s t ory a n d art s prog r a m s. F o r fu r t h e r i nf or m at i on a n d t o p u rc h ase t i c k e ts, g o t o w w w . mu se um o fm o n t ere y . o rg o r c al l C a rol T o d d at ( 831) 3 7 2 - 4 4 45. W h a t: 84th A nnual La M e r i en da C e l e br a t ion - C it y o f M o nt e re y ’ s 2 44 t h b irt h d a y part y , i s a col o r f u l f i esta barb ec u e of d el i c io u s f o o ds, w i n e, b e e r , sof t dri nk s, galla n t d o n s a n d d o n as, l o v e l y s e n oritas, li v e l y mu si c a n d fes t i v e d a n ce. W hen : S atu r d a y , Jun e 6, 2 0 1 5 from 11 : 15 a. m. – 3 : 0 0 p .m . W he r e : M e m o ry G ard e n , 2 0 C u s t om H o u se P l aza, M o nt e rey T i c k e t s: w w w .m o n t ere yh i s tor y . org or ca l l C a r ol T o d d at 8 31 - 3 7 2 - 4 4 45 T h i s o u tst a n d i n g e v e n t at t r a ct s o v er 5 0 0 p eo ple. I nf o rm a t io n : F o r m ore i nf or m ati on a b o u t M o n t e r ey Hi s t ory a n d A rt A ssoci ati on a n d t h e Mu se u m of M o n t e r ey at S t a n t on Ce n t e r , g o t o w w w .m o n t ere yh ist o r y . org Abo ut L a M e r i en da La M e ri e n da, M o nt e re y ’ s birthd a y part y , i s a co lor fu l f i es t a barb ec u e of d e li c io u s foo ds, wi n e, b e e r , so f t drin k s, g al l a n t d o n s a n d d o n a s, l o v ely se n o ritas, l i v e l y m u s ic a n d f est i v e d a n ce. La M e ri e n d a (t h e S p a ni sh t e rm f or af ter n oon p i c n i c o r mid - d a y m ea l ) r e - e n ac t s an e l e g a n t 18 t h ce n t u ry f i es ta. It ce l e b r ates t h e fo un d i n g of t h e t own of M o n t e r ey on Jun e 3, 1 7 70 w h en P a d re Ju níp e r o S e r r a, fath er of t h e C al i f or n i a m i ss io n s, a n d C a pt a i n Gas p ar d e P o rt o la, a S p a ni sh m i l it ary l ea d e r , j o i n ed f o rces t o es t a blis h t h e p u e bl o of M o nt e re y , Cal i f or n i a ’ s f irst C a p i t a l. T h e ir m e e t i n g a l so h o n o r ed t h e fo un d i n g of t h e “ R o y a l Pres i d i o C h a p e l ” , w h i ch t o d a y i s kn own as S an C arl os C athe d r al . A f ter t h e ce r e m o n i es t h at d a y , e v er y o n e sat d own f or a pic n i c un der a larg e oak t r ee n ear t h e ir s h ip, t h e S an A nt o n i o , w h i ch r e s t ed i n t h e h arb o r . T h e f irs t m o d ern M eri e n d a w as c e l e b r at ed i n 1 9 29, t w o y ears b ef o re t h e f or m ati on of t h e M o n t e r ey Hi s t ory a n d A rt A ssoci ati o n . A ce r e m o n y at C o lt on H a l l a n d a s m all l un c h eon at t h e M e m o ry G ard en m ar k ed t h e occas i o n . It was p r esi d ed o v e r b y C ar m el M art i n a n d Harry G r ee n e. T h e n e x t y e a r , 3 50 p e o p l e j o i n ed C a r m el M artin, w h o a g ai n ac t ed as M as t er of Cere m o n ies, i n t h e M e m o ry G ard en a n d o n ce a g a i n ce l e b r ated M o nt e re y ’ s birthd a y . T h e M o n t erey Hist ory a n d A rt A ssoci ati on h as ce l e b r ated t h i s i m port a n t e arl y Ca li f or n i a h i s tori c e v e n t e v e ry y ear si n ce t h e A ssoci ati on was e s tabl i s h ed i n 1 9 31 ( e x ce p t o n e y ear d u rin g W orl d W a r I I ). La M e ri e n d a can b e d es c rib ed as a “part y w i t h i n a part y ” wi t h u niq u ely d eco r ated h os t ed t a bles. La F avor i ta/Do n c e lla s /L a D uen a E ach y ear si n ce La M e ri e n d a was fo u nd e d, a local y o un g wo m an w it h h ist o ri c co nn ec ti o n s t o M o n t e r ey i s c h osen as L a F av orita, a n d wi t h h er l o v e l y co u rt, r e ign s o v er t h i s u niq u e ce l e b r ati on of M o n t e r e y ’ s h ist o r y . T wo o t h er y o u n g w o m en a r e se l ec t ed t o s e r v e as h er att e n d a nt s ( “Do n cel l as” ) . T h e wo m en w h o a r e c h o s en f or t h ese roles, acc om pa n i ed b y a c h ap e ro n e ( “La D u e n a” ) can t r ace t h e ir a n ces try b ack t h ro u g h M o n t e rey hi s t ory m a n y g e n e r at i o n s. T h e s e at t r acti v e y o u n g w o m en d r ess i n t r a d i ti o n al w h i t e S p a ni sh g ow n s a n d m a n t i l l as (scar f s) a n d g reet g u es ts, c u t t h e birthd a y ca k e, a n d h o l d co u rt at t h e ce l e b r ati o n . T h e 2 0 14 L a M eri e n d a Co u rt i n cl u d ed K ai tl y n W i l li a m s- L a F av orit a; La u ren All e n - Do n ce lla ; R ose m ary " R o s e" R u sso- D o n cel l a a n d E d it h (E d i e) A d a m s

Related presentations


Other presentations created by brickman2014

84th annual monterey history
02. 08. 2014
0 views

84th annual monterey history

New Hire in Healthcare
11. 08. 2014
0 views

New Hire in Healthcare