INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. and#8212; When Wendy Perrin of Conde Nast Traveler Magazine talks, people listen. Thatand#8217;s because she writes the magazineand#8217;s popular practical advice column and her travel blog, The Perrin Post, has been called one of the best in the world. Wendy will share the travel wisdom she has collected in a lecture entitled and#8220;Secrets Every Smart Traveler Should Know,and#8221; at the Tahoe Center For Environmental Sciences, Sierra Nevada College on Tuesday, July 10. At 3 p.m., join a private cocktail party and meet-and-greet. Doors open at 5:15 p.m. to preview silent auction and raffle items. Hors dand#8217;oeuvres and a cash bar are available. The lecture begins at 6 p.m., followed by an exclusive dinner hosted at a lakeview home. Tickets for the lecture are $5 per person for students with ID (talk only), $15 per person in advance, $20 at the door. Tickets for the private cocktail party and a meet-and greet with Wendy, the lecture, and exclusive dinner are $200 per person. Visit www.readevent.org.
Proceeds will be used to sustain Myths and Mountainsand#8217; vision, www.MythsAndMountains.com, a corporate supporter of READ Global www.readglobal.org. Myths and Mountains provides financial and in-kind support enabling READ to build Community Library Resource Centers in Nepal, India and Bhutan and seed businesses to fully sustain and support them. The centers provide literacy training, womenand#8217;s and girland#8217;s empowerment, microcredit, health/HIV and other activities.