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The Raleigh Event and Wedding Professionals Group goes on a roadtrip to Durham!

The group is open to individuals who can offer their services to event professionals offering special events, corporate and bridal occasion. If you know anyone who might be a good fit for the group and could also impart their expertise, bring them!
Join the group and RSVP on meetup.com visit us at next weeks meeting!

Jan. 21st
6-8 pm
Greystone Inn

In leiu of giving out a door prize for bringing a friend, We will be collecting for Meetup.com’s Haiti Releif Fund. $5 is suggested or more if you can. Thanks in advance!
Brief History of Greystone Inn:
Greystone is rich in Durham history. Built for James Edward Stagg and Mary Washington Lyon Stagg — both descendants of the philanthropic Duke family– Greystone is the last standing private residence in Durham Built by Duke Descendants. The Staggs began building their home in 1906. The dressed limestone and pressed yellow brick you see at Greystone Inn, Duke Memorial United Methodist Church and the East Campus of Duke University all come from the Greystone Rock Quarry of Vance County that was owned by Mr. Stagg. Thus, his naming the home “Greystone”. Greystone was completed in 1910, in time for its first historic event: a holiday tea honoring the coronation of Duke University President, William P. Few…..
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