The building she had spent more than a month trying to get into and now was the site of an open house.
I have so much to do for my open house.
The food at your open house was delicious.
On the death of Herod in 4 B.C. Archelaus kept open house for mourners as the Jewish custom, which reduced many Jews to beggary, prescribed.
He kept open house for visitors; he had printers close at hand in Geneva; he fitted up a private theatre in which he could enjoy what was perhaps the greatest pleasure of his whole life - acting in a play of his own, stage-managed by himself.
Possessed of easy means and being of hospitable disposition, he kept open house for Helvetius, D'Alembert, Diderot, Condillac, Turgot, Buffon, Grimm, Hume, Garrick, Wilkes, Sterne, and for a time J.
The last admittance will be at 3.30 pm; further details will be available from the Open House website.
You can find out how our intrepid duo got on (with photos) in the next issue of Open House.
This Open House is spluttering along, seeking ways to meet the particular needs of London juniors.
A graduation open house is another time to collect cards for a special album.
The Shambhala community practices mindfulness meditation and offers a public open house once a month.
There are small cards suitable for tucking in a gift bag and large cards that can be displayed prominently at a graduation party or open house.
The school features daily tours at 10:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. as well as regular Open House events where parents and future students can meet faculty and fellow learners.
Now, there needs to be some common sense going on when it comes to hosting an open house.
In my case, we had an open house to honor, celebrate and remember my grandmother, Ruth Koch.
The open house was to start at 1:00 PM and run until 4:00 PM.
She asked a neighbor if Gomez, the family dog, could come over at 11:00 AM and stay until 5:00 PM the day of the open house.
Many fire departments host an open house during Fire Safety Week.
In other cases, the safety-themed t shirts are sold at the open house as a way of raising money for the fire department.
Open up your home to guests with an open house.
In an open house setting, you don't need to worry about serving a plated meal, but do have a well-rounded menu, featuring both hot and cold selections such as shredded meat with buns or biscuits for sandwiches, salad items, and dessert.
Schools that want to get in on the celebration can hold an open house for grandparents to come visit the school and experience their grandchild's everyday routine.
If this is not in your program's set up, consider having a casual open house where loved ones can observe a final session.
If you are holding an open house to show your house to perspective buyers, schedule the event on a date that is made up of lucky numbers.
Create appropriate carol playlists for different holiday events, such as a church luncheon, an office party, or a Christmas Eve open house.
That buffoon making a fool of himself at a business open house may well turn out to be the next executive or business owner you'll need to see.
The most common type of graduation party is the simple open house.
The open house party can be elaborate or very simple.
An open house usually doesn't have scheduled games or activities because people are dropping in and out during the event.
If you're planning an open house or a long party where people will be snacking for several hours, remember to practice good food safety.
Whether you're looking for napkins in your school colors for a graduation open house or silver plates for a 25th anniversary party, you'll find just what you need.
Open House: A come-and-go open house is the most popular format for a graduation party, particularly when party guests may need to visit several events in one day.
Most graduation parties are regular open house events where guests drop by to wish the graduate congratulations and good luck with future plans.
If you are celebrating a special retirement for someone who has worked with the same company for most of their life, or someone who held a high position, then an open house or other large party would be appropriate.
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