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Brandeis plans luncheon, new book sale venue

Brandeis National Committee Tucson Chapter kicks off its new year with a fall luncheon and annual book sale in

The lunch features speaker Billy Russo, managing director of the Arizona Theatre Company. The event, Sunday, Oct. 16 at 11:30 a.m. at the Lodge at Ventana Canyon, is $39 per person. The luncheon benefits the Elaine Lisberg Scholarship Fund. The Tucson chapter recently renamed its BNC Endowed Scholarship in memory of Lisberg, a past BNC national and Tucson chapter president. Participants are encouraged to bring teen hygiene products and school supplies for Youth on Their Own.

The annual book sale will be held at a new location, Oracle Tower Square, at 3815 N. Oracle Road, Oct. 19-21 and 26-28, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. BNC has a depository for book donations in the Tucson Jewish Community Center parking lot.

For more information, call 747-3224.