Wednesday, July 13, 2011
Baseball Reliquary: Shrine of the Eternals
From the Baseball Reliquary -
Baseball Reliquary will present the 2011 Induction Day ceremony for its thirteenth class of electees to the Shrine of the Eternals on Sunday, July 17, 2011, beginning at 2:00 pm, at the Donald R. Wright Auditorium in the Pasadena Central Library, 285 E. Walnut Street, Pasadena, California. As seating is limited, we encourage all attendees to arrive by 1:30 pm when the auditorium doors open; admission is open to the public and free of charge. The inductees will be Ted Giannoulas, Pete Gray, and Maury Wills. The keynote address will be delivered by Jean Hastings Ardell. In addition, the Baseball Reliquary will honor the recipients of the 2011 Hilda Award, Chris Erskine, and the 2011 Tony Salin Memorial Award, Paul Dickson.
The festivities will commence with an Induction Day tradition, the ceremonial bell ringing in honor of the late Brooklyn Dodgers fan Hilda Chester; everyone who attends is encouraged to bring a bell to ring for the occasion.
For further information, contact the Baseball Reliquary by phone at (626) 791-7647. The 2011 Induction Day is co-sponsored by the Pasadena Public Library and is made possible, in part, by a grant from the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors through the Los Angeles County Arts Commission.
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