|Laura Bush, Sarah Palin Set for Wilkesboro Expo|
|Written by Steve Frank|
|Sunday, 28 February 2010 03:41|
(Wilkesboro) 8:30am--Former First Lady Laura Bush, and Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin have agreed to appear at the first annual Complete Woman Expo in Wilkesboro in June.
The NCBlue Ridge Educational Resource Group is planning the event on the MerleFest Grounds of Wilkes Community College on June 5th, 2010 from 8am to 6pm. According to their website, the purpose of this event is to motivate, inspire and equip women of all ages in the region to find purpose and reach their full potential as businesswomen, entrepreneurs, wives, mothers, etc. There will be no entry fee, but advanced tickets are apparently necessary.
Also, a ticketed luncheon for 75 will be held with Laura bush at noon. These tickets will be available for $500.00 each. The Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation will also receive 20% of these sales. Mrs. Bush will be speaking after the luncheon at 1pm.
Sarah Palin will be speaking at 4:00pm, and will be holding a book signing for the first 75 people who purchase tickets.
Vendors will be attending specializing in women's apparel, purses, makeup, accessories, etc. A snack tent will have free food and beverages during the entire day. Musical performances will be held throughout the event including Nichole Mullen, and local group, Chosen.
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