News Release

Published on Wednesday, November 29, 2006

Western Technical College will be hosting the 16th Annual Non-alcoholic Holiday Party on Tuesday, Dec. 5 from 11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m. in the Kumm Center cafeteria on the La Crosse campus.

This event features festive drinks made from Blanks non-alcoholic liquors. It will also feature a variety of hors d’oeuvres as chosen by student managers Justin Jefferis and John Parkyn, second-year students in Western’s Culinary Management program. Menu items will include: carved steamship beef round and roast turkey breast served on silver dollar rolls, Spanakopita (phyllo dough filled with cheese, spinach and seasonings), bacon-wrapped water chestnuts, fresh fruit, assorted cheeses with cracker medley, vegetable crudités with dip, Christmas cookies, individual cheesecakes, and brownies.

The Non-alcoholic Holiday Party is open to the public and free for Western Technical College students. Guests are encouraged to donate $1 to help defray costs of the event. More than 500 people are expected to attend this year’s celebration.

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