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FRIENDS HOST CELEBRITY CHEF RICK BAYLESS EVENT

February 1, 2009


Milwaukee, WI -- Chef and Chicago Restaurateur Rick Bayless, host of PBS series Mexico - One Plate at a Time, will be in town to showcase his cooking and sign copies of his book "Mexican Everyday" on Saturday, March 7th, at 1:30 p.m. Co-hosts for the event are the MPTV Friends and Milwaukee Public Market, 400 N. Water Street, where the event will be held.

Tickets can be reserved for Rick's limited seating cooking demonstration and tasting by calling Dave Peckham at 414-297-8043 or emailing peckhamd@matc.edu. Tickets are $50 without Rick's book and $80 with the book. Proceeds from the event will benefit Milwaukee Public Television's Family of Channels. Co-hosts can also be reached at http://www.mptvfriends.org/bayless2009.html and http://milwaukeepublicmarket.org/events.php.