Launch details, Willowdale Lodge, Kokstad:
12th October 2007: 7pm: Dinner and launch of book "Children of the Mist"
Image right: Milner Snell outside the Kokstad Museum
Venue: Willowdale Lodge, Willowdale Farm, just outside Kokstad
The Lodge has belonged to the Bastard family for a number of generations and was once owned by Hugh Nourse, brother-in-law to the first Prime Minister of South Africa and famed Boer General Louis Botha.
Booking: Booking essential. Phone Max Bastard 039 7273870 (maximum sixty people)
Dinner and talk followed by book signing of limited edition books (see below)
Dinner book launch publicised through Kokstad Museum, Kokstad Advertiser (newspaper) and other organisations like the National Library of S Africa.
Prominent Griqua personalities are expected to attend.
Children of the Mist will be available for purchase - ZAR200 each (inc VAT) - signed by author.
There is a limited edition numbered 100 copies of the book that will be specially inscribed by senior Griqua in Kokstad and the author. (Collectors item). Only available at the Kokstad launches (while stocks last) and the Kokstad Museum.
Payment by: Cash only (cheques by prior arrangement).
Enquiries: Audrey, Curator of Kokstad Museum. Phone: (039)7976600
Images and remarks from launch
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