Gala Dinner

1st Literacy Summit Gala Dinner
Casa da Música, November 2

We are pleased to invite you to the 1st Literacy Summit Gala Dinner in Casa da Música.

Casa da Música is a remarkable contemporary building designed by the Dutch architect Rem Koolhaas. Since the inauguration in 2005, Casa da Música (in English, House of the Music) has served as a music concert hall and has attracted many tourists due to its modern architecture. It has hosted countless concerts and musical events ranging from classical to modern genres. Casa da Música also promotes concerts, workshops, and other events for schools and families with children, playing an active role in the cultural and educational life of the city.

Please read the details and fill in the registration form below until October, 22 (extended deadline) if you wish to reserve a place for the dinner. Last places available!


November 2, 2018 (Friday)
18h30: Bus at FPCEUP to Casa da Música
19h00: Welcome drinks
19h30: ELN charter signature
20h00: Dinner

ELN Charter Signature
As COST grant is ending, the European Literacy Network is raising and becoming autonomous. Management Committee members of all countries taking part in the Action will sign the Charter of the European Literacy Network.  

Dinner Menu
Option 1: Standard dish
Starter: Green cabbage soup with Portuguese chorizo 
Main dish: Codfish au gratin with mushroom béchamel
Dessert: Strawberry pie with ice cream
Drinks: Still and sparkling water, red and white wines, beer, juices, and coffee

Option 2: Vegetarian dish
Starter: Rocket salad, tomato and melon with green asparagus and basil sauce
Main dish: Mushroom risotto with truffle olive oil
Dessert: Pannacotta with red berries
Drinks: Still and sparkling water, red and white wines, beer, juices, and coffee

Note: Your dietary restrictions and food allergies will be carefully considered when cooking the dishes.

Go: We guarantee you transportation from the Summit location (Faculty of Psychology and Education Sciences of University of Porto, Rua Alfredo Allen) to Casa da Música. A bus will arrive to the Summit location at 18h30.
Return: Casa da Música is located in a main, historical street. It is surrounded by public transportation (metro and bus) and taxis. The nearest metro stop is Casa da Música (the last metro departures at 01h00) and there are bus stations nearby.

Casa da Música
Avenida da Boavista, 604, 4149-071, Porto

Prices and payment
The payment is done in Euros at the registration desk of the 1st Literacy Summit on October 31 and November 1 (Wednesday and Thursday).
1st Literacy Summit t-shirts are also available for sale. The dinner and t-shirt prices are as follows:
Dinner: 40
T-shirt: 10
Dinner and T-shirt: 50
Please fill in the registration form to book a place for the dinner. If you wish to bring a companion, please fill in the registration form twice (one form with your information and the other with your companion's information). Book as soon as possible as seats are limited.

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