Event: Talk on Game of Mah Jongg
Event Date/Time: April 14 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT
Author and Art Historian Gregg Swain will talk about the game of Mah Jongg and give tips about the 2018 National Mah Jongg League card at the Laumeister Art Center, 44 Gypsy Lane, in Bennington Saturday, April 14, and Sunday, April 15, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Coffee and conversation will begin at 10 a.m., and the talk will start at 10:45 a.m.
Swain will sell and sign copies of her book, “Mah Jongg: The Art of the Game” with proceeds to benefit Southern Vermont College (SVC). Some of her Mah Jongg sets will be on display both days at the Art Center. Guests may bring their personal sets and share stories about them, and Swain will provide some cultural and historical explanations associated with the images on the tiles.
General admission to the Laumeister Art Center, which includes this event, is $10, $5 for seniors and children under 12. Reservations are requested by contacting Swain at MahJonggGregg@gmail.com or Nina Lentzner at firstname.lastname@example.org or 802-442-7158.