Date: Thursday, February 27th, 2014

Place: Walt Disney Concert Hall, 111 South Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012. Phone: 323-850-2000

Kendall’s Brasserie and Bar, 135 North Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012. Phone: 213-972-7322

Time: Tour begins: 11:40am. Please arrive promptly as the tour time is very limited. Luncheon begins: 1:00pm. Luncheon concludes: 2:30pm

Guest Speaker: Deborah Borda, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Los Angeles Philharmonic.

Dear LACC Members and Friends,

The Hon. Enrique Loedel, Dean of the Los Angeles Consular Corps and the Executive Committee, cordially invite all members of the Corps, Trade /Tourism Commissioners, and Protocol and Liason officers to attend the monthly luncheon on Thursday, February 27th, 2014.

The February Monthly Meeting will begin with a unique tour of the Walt Disney Concert Hall at 11:40am. At the conclusion of the tour members and guests will take a short walk to Kendall’s restaurant for the luncheon, located between the Mark Taper Forum and Dorothy Chandler Pavilion. At the luncheon the Los Angeles Consular Corps is pleased to welcome Deborah Borda, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Los Angeles Philharmonic.

Among others, the tour will include the interior of the Concert Hall, orchetra lounge, dressing rooms and practice room area. Those attending the tour are enoucraged to park at the Walt Disney Concert Hall, take the elevator to the 2nd floor Administrative Offices and wait in the lobby area, near the security desk.

Notes: Newly arrived Chef de Posts will be welcomed and introduced. Departing Chef de Posts will be recognized. The luncheon will cost $65 per person. If you are attending the lunch, please confirm and send your check made out to “Los Angeles Consular Corps” for $65.00 per person to the Consular Corps Treasurer, the Honorable Daiva Navarrette, Consulate of Lithuania, 2806 Santa Monica Blvd., Santa Monica, CA 90404.  Parking will be at the discretion of attendees.

Reservations:  By RSVP to Kevin Gifford at kevin@laconsularcorps.com or 310-739-3592 by Monday, February 24th.