For Immediate Release

Contact: Deborah Gilleran

Mrs. Gould’s Seventh Annual Holiday Social Arrives at Georgian Court

Lakewood, N.J., Oct. 21, 2008—Step back in time to the early 1900s, and celebrate the holiday season with “Mrs. Gould” at her seventh annual holiday social. The Great Hall will be aglow with cheer as you listen to the continuing saga of Edith and George Gould and their seven children.

The social, part of the popular Biographies at the Court series, will take place in the Mansion on Georgian Court’s historic Lakewood campus. The Mansion, completed in 1898, was home to the Gould family for more than 20 years.

Available performances are scheduled for November 5, 8, 12, 20, 22, 29 and December 11, 17, 18, 20 (Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays) at 11:30 a.m. Shows are also scheduled on November 9, 16, 23, 30 and December 21 (Sundays) at 3:00 p.m. Doors open 20 minutes prior to performance, so it is recommended to plan your arrival accordingly.

Tickets for the social, which includes the performance and a tea luncheon, are $40 per person. Because availability is limited, prepurchase of tickets is required for all performances. There will be no refunds within 14 days of the performance. For further information and tickets, please contact the Office of Conferences and Special Events at 732.987.2263 or For groups of 20 or more, please call for discount pricing.

Founded in 1908 and sponsored by the Sisters of Mercy, Georgian Court University is a comprehensive university with a strong liberal arts core and a special concern for women. A forward-thinking university that supports diversity and academic excellence, Georgian Court serves over 3,000 students of all faiths and backgrounds in a residential Women's College and a coeducational University College with undergraduate and graduate programs. Georgian Court's main campus is located at 900 Lakewood Avenue, Lakewood, N.J., on the picturesque former George Jay Gould estate, now named a National Historic Landmark. Georgian Court also offers classes at its site at 90 Woodbridge Center Drive in Woodbridge, at Coastal Communiversity in Wall, and at Cumberland County College in Vineland.

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