Message 1 of 3 , Nov 7, 2001View Source"Yahoo! Groups" wrote:
> Subject: Tolkien Day(s) around the country??
> Date: Tue, 06 Nov 2001 23:28:10 -0600
> From: David Lenander <d-lena@...>
> To: <email@example.com>
> We have a Tolkien Day here in St. Paul this Thursday at two different
> stores--I'll bet that there are similar events at different bookstores and
> such all over the country. Here's info I received from two local
> Rivendellers--Check your local listings if interested:
> Barnes & Noble @ 2100 N. Snelling in Roseville and Sam Goody
> Central at the Mall of America will be showing an exclusive behind
> the scenes video of the upcoming movie this Thursday, November 8th.
> This event is to coincide with the release of the movie tie-in books.
> The time is 7:30pm for the B&N, not sure of Sam Goody. I have down
> 1:00pm, but I haven't confirmed that yet.
> More info on the Barnes and Noble Tolkien day
> They are showing a special screening of some behind the scenes footage at
> 7:30 p.m. Free popcorn. A few other give aways as supplies last. And a
> (Trivia?) contest for a special edition of "The Lord..." Thats the
> information I have.
> Of course, we are also having our annual Rivendell Group Tolkien party this
> Saturday, if anyone in the Minnesota-Wisconsin area is interested, contact
> me for directions. You can check out the Discussion Group calendar for the
> different DGs around the country on the page at Mythsoc.org, of course.
> -- David Lenander
> 293 Selby Ave. St. Paul, MN 55102-1811
> d-lena@... 651-292-8887
A complete list of bookstores showing the Tolkien video is at: http://www.houghtonmifflinbooks.com/features/lordoftheringstrilogy/movie/cel ebrate.shtml ThisMessage 1 of 3 , Nov 7, 2001View SourceA complete list of bookstores showing the Tolkien video is at:
This is tomorrow (Thursday) at 1 PM. Earlier publicity suggested there
might be second showings in the evenings at some stores, but you'd have to
check with the individual stores about that.
Further note on the Tolkien video: I phoned my local Borders, which is on the list, and they informed me they re showing the video in the evening only and notMessage 1 of 3 , Nov 7, 2001View SourceFurther note on the Tolkien video:
I phoned my local Borders, which is on the list, and they informed me
they're showing the video in the evening only and not at 1 PM at all!
So definitely check with the bookstores before you take a long trip or time
off work for this.