Wreath Laying Ceremony
Commemorating the 453rd Anniversary of the birth of
Sunday, April 23, 2017
10:00 AM to 11:30 AM (CDT)
Tower Grove Park
at the Shakespeare Statue in Flag Circle
at Center Cross and Main Drives
Edward Martin, St. Louis Branch ESU VP, will say a few words about the English Speaking Union / St. Louis Branch. Julia Hotaling, St. Louis Shakespeare Competition winner, will perform a monologue by Margaret, from Henry VI part 3, and will recite Sonnet 130. Paula Heller, STL Branch Shakespeare Competition Coordinator, will introduce Julia. Light refreshments will follow at the Lily Pond Shelter.
The ESU celebrates English as a shared language to foster global understanding and good will by providing educational and cultural opportunities for students, educators, and members.
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