Thu, Aug 26, 2010
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Pre-show Party and Presentation

You are invited to's 5th Annual Observance
of the Worst Civil Engineering Disaster in U.S. History.

Please join us!

6:30  Enjoy cocktails and hors d'ouevres while listening to live music, Some Like it Hot.

7:30 - 8:30  Founder Sandy Rosenthal and Team Leader Melissa Smith will make some very important announcements.  Supporters and guests will see a video presentation of what has recently accomplished as well as's ambitious plans for the future.

Seating is limited.  Please reserve your seat with the Form below.

Event Location

Touro Synagogue
4238 St. Charles Avenue, New Orleans
(plenty of safe parking)


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Two videos will be shown. A 10-minute documentary produced by with a local film crew in The Netherlands shows how its government has learned to live with water instead of treating water like the enemy. The video explains how the Dutch have made water attractive to its residents by adding value to the land used for retention ponds and canals. A second 8-minute video produced by for details how 50-year veteran Carol Forsloff took the challenge to read all material relating to the 2005 flooding in metro New Orleans and wrote a thorough account of the important chapter in history.