Tuesday, April 15, 2008

Capital Cabal Now in Maryland too

Hank Dearden is a great guy. I have met him at Web Managers Round Table events but never had a chance to go to any of the Capital Cabal events. I was thrilled to see an email from Hank today announcing a Maryland Capital Cabal meet every 4th Tuesday.
Before I give you the details of the meet, I must tell you Hank always spices his emails with something funny. The latest email had this :

Before we get to other facts, just a quick reminder to duly apply yourself
to today’s necessary paperwork. Yup, it’s an annual offering but brings us
joy all year around. We’re speaking of course about that birthday card for
actress Emma Watson aka Hermione in the Harry Potter movies, who was born in
Paris 18 years ago today. Cards can be addressed care of Hogwarts, left on
any window sill, and a passing owl will surely collect and deliver post

Event website: http://www.capcabal.net/4thTuesday/

Who: You and dozens of other New Media Professionals
What: 4th Tuesday “Dot Com” Networking Salon and Cocktail Party – www.capcabal.net/4thTuesday
When: Tuesday, April 22nd, 20085:30PM - 9:00PM
Appetizers, drink specials, parlor tricks, door prizes and other wonders.
Where: Blackfinn's Pub, Lower Level4901 Fairmont AvenueBethesda, MD 20814 – Downtown Bethesda
Use Bethesda Metro - Walk North on Old Georgetown Road, turn Right at Woodmont and then Left on Fairmont. Plenty of street metered parking in the area, payment required until 10:00PM. There's a large public parking lot on Woodmont Avenue right around the corner from Blackfinn.

Ambiance: By popular acclaim the Official Background Music is all 80s, most of the time, since our natural progression is birth, school, network, network.
Price: $15 at the door, includes first beverage, heavy appetizers and a door prize chance for cool stuff, including gift certificates, bottles of vino, a vintage Wired to treasure and other swag
Bring: Plenty of business cards and your own birth school worx tales to tell.

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