FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
 
DATE:  June 18, 2008
CONTACT: Lee White 361.548.3141; or Cassandra Hinojosa 361.825.2337
   
State Rep. Solomon Ortiz Jr. to Speak at Wine Tasting and Mixer for Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi Alumni

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WHO:  

Corpus Christi Alumni Club of Texas A&M-Corpus Christi

WHAT: “Summer Taste of Texas” Mixer
WHEN:  Thursday, June 19, 7-7:30 p.m. (Best Time for Photos)
WHERE: Islander Art Gallery, 4024 Weber Road in Hamlin Center

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – The Corpus Christi Area Alumni Club of Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi will hold a “Summer Taste of Texas” mixer Thursday, June 19, beginning at 6:30 p.m. at the Islander Art Gallery, 4024 Weber Road in the Hamlin Center.

Guest speaker will be State Rep. Solomon Ortiz Jr. The mixer will feature a tasting of wines from Texas wineries and light hors d’oeuvres with a Texas twist.

Music will be provided by students from the Department of Music. All proceeds will benefit Islander Alumni Club projects.