Grinnell-in-Chicago: 19th Annual Gathering at the Berghoff

Join hosts Gwenna Ihrie '15Ellen J. Rostker '74, and the Grinnell-in-Chicago Planning Committee for the 19th annual alumni gathering at the Berghoff on Friday, October 21, 2016 from 6 to 9 p.m. This event will feature professors of political science Barbara Trish and Gemma Sala as they lead a lively conversation on the 2016 election. A light buffet, beer, wine, and soft drinks will be served at 6 p.m. and the program will begin at 7 p.m.

If you have already registered for this event, thank you. If you have not registered for the reception, please register online below or by phone: 866-850-1846 by Monday, October 17.

If you have any questions, please contact Ellen Rostker '74 at 847-674-5348 or by email at

Directions and Parking:

The Berghoff Restaurant is located at 17 W. Adams St. on the corner of State and Adams Streets. The event will be on the Lower Level. Use the Berghoff Café entrance.Reduced-rate parking is available at the public self-parking garage located at 17 E. Adams St., at the southwest corner of Wabash and Adams streets. This is an Interpark company-owned lot. Park yourself and receive a discount coupon at the event by request at the registration table. Cars in after 4 p.m. and out before midnight will be applicable for the voucher.

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Friday October 21
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
19th Annual welcome to the city event hosted by the Grinnell-in-Chicago regional planning network featuring Professors Barb Trish and Gemma Sala presenting an election themed program.
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