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Bethany fundraiser recaptures Titanic's voyage

Bethany Community in Alexandria is proud to present "Titanic, A Night to Remember," a fundraising event for the residents.

The event will take place Saturday, April 17 at Bethany. Social hour is set for 5:30 p.m. with seating for dinner to begin at 6:30 p.m.

Guests are invited to experience the Titanic's final evening of its maiden voyage. This historic evening will include a seven-course dinner as served in the first-class dining room with music, facts and dramatic portrayals.

Apparel of the early 1900s or formal attire is encouraged.

Tickets are $75 per person. For more information, call (320) 762-1567.

Here is a look at the dinner menu:

•First course: Canapés a L'Amiral and white wine.

•Second course: Consommé Olga.

•Third course: Poached salmon with mousseline sauce.

•Fourth course: Chicken lyonnaise.

•Fifth course: Roast sirloin of beef forestiére, Chateau potatoes, creamed carrots and red wine.

•Sixth course: Punch romaine.

•Seventh course: Asparagus salad with champagne-saffron dressing.

Dessert choices: Chocolate painted éclairs with French vanilla ice cream; French vanilla ice cream; or Waldorf pudding. Coffee will also be served.