06/21/2019

Enjoy wine, music, historic home and vineyards in support of Foundation


Wine and history enthusiasts and all those who relish the California outdoors are invited to the home of Philip Abeldt, DDS, and Cami Abeldt on Saturday, Aug. 24, for Vines for Smiles, an afternoon of savoring local wines and great food accompanied by live music. Guests will also have an opportunity to tour the Abeldts’ home and surrounding vineyards in Lodi, Calif.

Located in the Lodi appellation wine grape area just 34 miles south of Sacramento, the Abeldts’ home, built in the 1920s, has been in the family for generations. Guests and history buffs will take a “walk back in time” that leads to the secret prohibition room in the basement while hearing about wine production in the region and the joys and challenges of being a small vintner.

Vines for Smiles, which raises funds for the Foundation’s Disaster Relief Grant and CDA Cares, the Foundation’s volunteer dental program, starts at 2 p.m., after the CDA Board of Trustees meeting in Sacramento, and will go until 5 p.m. Trustees who want to attend can make the short drive to Lodi after the meeting. The cost is $100 per individual, $150 per couple and $500 per CDA Cares San Bernardino chair sponsor. The $500 ticket registers three guests and includes a CDA Cares scrub jacket.

Register online to attend Vines for Smiles 2019 or contact Karen Palmiter, CDA Foundation development manager, by email or at 916.554.5951 for more information.



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