Site News: Reminder: Pepys meet-up (London and Boston), September 15th
Just a reminder of two meet-ups happening this coming Saturday 15th
September, in London and Boston, coincidentally marking our half-way
point through the diary. First, the London gathering, suggested by
> Every September, hundreds of buildings throughout the city that areThe second was suggested by Carl in Boston and it sounds like several
>normally either closed to the public or charge an admission fee are
>opened for free - it's become one of the city's most popular annual
>events. This year London Open House weekend is on 15th and 16th
>September, and details of the places that can be visited will be
>published in mid-August. No doubt some of them will have a Pepysian
>connection as, for example, in previous years these have included
>the Government Treasury Offices on the site where Pepys once lived,
>the Crypt of the Guildhall which has a stained glass window in his
>memory, and Trinity House of which he was a director.
> It seems a good time to hold the second of our "annual" Pepys
>meetings, in this case at The Samuel Pepys in Stew Lane, 48 Upper
>Thames Street, London, from 2pm on Saturday 15th September.
people are planning to meet:
> You are all invited to a Boston Pepys Party on Sept 15, 2007 at YeSo there we go - I hope everyone attending both events has a wonderful time!
>Olde Union Oyster House, 2 PM to 4 PM, near Faneuil Hall in Boston,
>Mass, USA. I will be there with a picture of Samuel Pepys at my
>booth. I hope others will show up too. My cell phone is 781-521-4272
>that we may further consult. This is my invention without knowing
>anyone else, but I know you're out there with your ears on, good
>buddies. We can salute Sam with raw oysters and ale, or other food
>if you like, and discuss our favorite diarist.
(If you use Upcoming I've created events there, for London
<http://upcoming.yahoo.com/event/263718/> and Boston