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  • August 17, 2017 9:39 AM | Maurine Killough (Administrator)

    Audobon Canyon Reserve announces public access to legendary author M.F.K. Fisher’s Last House in Glen Ellen, CA
    A Peek Into Last House
    DATE: Saturday, August 26, 2017, 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    PLACE: Bouverie Preserve
    13935 Sonoma Highway 12, Glen Ellen
    $40 ACR members/students; $45 non-members
    Join us for this peek into the home of legendary author M.F.K. Fisher. Mary Frances, as she was known by her family and friends, wrote 13 books during 21 years of residence in Last House, which was built for her by architect David Pleydell-Bouverie. She treasured her palazzino! Come see her living space and imagine James Beard, Julia Child and Bert Greene cooking there. Light refreshments served. Registration required via Eventbrite:…

  • July 03, 2017 11:09 AM | Maurine Killough (Administrator)

  • June 19, 2017 1:50 PM | Maurine Killough (Administrator)

    Click here to read the article Devoured or Empowered? by LDEI-SF fellowship recipient, Sarah Henry which mentions dames Peggy Smith and Sue Conley. It was recently published in Edible Marin and Wine Country.

  • May 15, 2017 2:33 PM | Maurine Killough (Administrator)

    Leah Garchik mentioned dame Peggy Knickerbocker as being a Bay Area James Beard honoree in the May 4, 2017 SF Chronicle. Peggy's story "Brain Food," published in Cooking Light about Paula Wolfert (also a dame) and Alzheimer's disease, won a journalism award.

  • April 26, 2017 3:07 PM | Maurine Killough (Administrator)

    Click here to read May 2017 Wine Enthusiast article about Wente Winery.

  • April 26, 2017 3:01 PM | Maurine Killough (Administrator)

    Click to read article published April 2, 2017 San Francisco Chronicle on Dame Paula Wolfert.

  • March 31, 2017 12:17 PM | Maurine Killough (Administrator)

  • February 24, 2017 2:53 PM | Maurine Killough (Administrator)

    Mentorship Experiences for Women in Food, Beverage & Hospitality

    Offered by Les Dames d’Escoffier International and Supported by
    The Julia Child Foundation for Gastronomy and the Culinary Arts 

    Women working in the food, beverage and hospitality industries are eligible to enter the 2017 Les Dames d’Escoffier International (LDEI) Legacy Awards.

    For an application, visit and click on Legacy Awards.

    Deadline for completed applications is APRIL 20, 2017.
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