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Same Concept, New look: The Social Book Unveils Updated Socialbook.com
Friday, December 13. 2013
Author: John Nolan

Looking To The Past For the Future: Texas History Front & Center at San Jacinto’s Annual Gala
Tuesday, December10, 2013
Author: John Nolan

"Getting Back to Nature", Friend-Raising on Summer Vacation
November 17. 2013
Author: John Nolan

The Social Book Presents Houston’s “New, Now, Next Generation”
October 17, 2013
Author: John Nolan

Social Book Keeping “Eyes on Houston” In Partnership with the Houston Chronicle
March 12. 2013
Author: Scott Evans

Houston's 2013 Social Book unveiled
Wednesday, February 6, 2013
Author: Lindsey Love, Society, Houston Chronicle

A 1,000 strong party throng turns this launch into a dazzling show — with gold beer glasses 
Monday, January 28, 2013
Author: Shelby Hodge, CultureMap

Naming Names: The Social Book honors Houston Treasures in elaborate Astor-themed bash
Thursday, December 6, 2012
Author: Shelby Hodge, CultureMap

Why Do an Event?
Saturday, July 17, 2010
Author: Ellie Francisco, Francisco + Co

“Fundraising Events-We have the same needs!”
Monday, May 3, 2010
Author: Margery Reinheardt, Director of Catering, Hilton Houston Post Oak

Considering Valet Parking Service
Monday, May 3, 2010
Author: Harry Karr of Sovereign Services

Invitation & Attire Etiquette
Monday, May 3, 2010
Author: Annie Cater, 'Queen of Etiquette'

The Do's & Dont's of Successful Linen Selections
Monday, May 3, 2010
Author: Felicia Crowley of Aztec Events and Tents

Planning The Perfect Party
Friday, June 18, 2004
Author: Lee Gernander (in memoriam)

The Wedding - Cutting the Cake
Saturday, June 12, 2004
Author: Nadine Moon of Who Made the Cake along with Scott Evans

Venue Selection - A through Z
Friday, June 4, 2004
Author: Sharon Graham, Caterer and publisher of Houston Venue Guide

Lengthen the Life of Your Floral Arrangements
Wednesday, June 2, 2004
Author: Nino Shbeeb, Flowers by Nino

Catering and Cake Checklist for Your Wedding
Tuesday, June 1, 2004
Author: Elizabeth Morgan, Wedding Consultant