Welcome to “The Chimp Tent”, Oasis #279 of The Sons of the Desert (The Laurel and Hardy Appreciation Society) of Cincinnati, Ohio, USA, where the Tent was foundered in December 2008.


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... and now, back to “The Chimp Tent”! You are cordially invited to attend our next meeting of the Chimp Tent featuring a salute to:


“Comedy All-Stars”





When: n: SATURDAY, June 17, 2017

Where: Ascension and Holy Trinity Church, 334 Burns Avenue, (Wyoming) Cincinnati, OH  45215.

Time: ~6:45 - 10PM?

Theme: “Comedy All-Stars”

What to bring: Snacks, chips, water, soft-drinks, appetizers, etc. to share with others in attendance.

Cost: $6 adults; free to paid members of “The Chimp Tent”, to all children 12 years and younger, and to all ‘out of town boys’ (and girls) who are members of other ‘Sons of the Desert’ Tents

Why: To preserve the legacy of Laurel and hardy and to have plenty of laughs!

The upcoming June 17 film evening will feature classic comedy films starring

Laurel and Hardy
  Charlie Chaplin
Buster Keaton


  PLUS the usual film surprises, cartoons, ingratiating company (?!) AND the “fabulous” raffle


Will any silent films have live keyboard accompaniment? Let’s all find out together at the meeting!


Driving Directions that’ll lead you to our June 17 meeting:

 

Upcoming 2017 Meetings Schedule

(Saturdays at 6:45PM):


August 19, October 14 (Seasons Retirement Community main auditorium): check back soon for specific movies to be screened on these evenings!


December 9 or 16 (E.T. Carson Lodge in Clifton): check back soon to see which lucky date is selected and to see which films we’ll be showing that night!


Time remaining until the next Chimp Tent meeting on June 17;

I can hardly wait!

IMPORTANT NEWS FOR ALL LAUREL AND HARDY FANS, MEMBERS OF ‘THE SONS OF THE DESERT’ AND ANYONE WHO ENJOYS HAVING A FUN TIME WITH FILM FANS OF CLASSIC COMEDY!



“The Chimp Tent” is pleased to announce that we will have the honor of hosting the upcoming 21st International Sons of the Desert Convention in downtown Cincinnati during the week of July 8-15, 2018. Make plans now to attend this event, which will includes Sons from all over the world, ‘field-trips’, films, and just plain fun!


More information is available from http://www.laurelandhardy2018.com . Don’t miss this chance to meet your fellow Laurel and Hardy enthusiasts and have a ‘darb’ of a time!

From I-75: 

From I-75, take the Galbraith Road exit (exit 10) heading west. Turn right on Burns Ave. and head north to the church. (If you go too far to Vine Street, you can take that up and turn right on Worthington Ave., then right on Burns Ave.) Plenty of parking on the street.

Questions? Comments? Please contact the Grand Sheik at:

chimptent@live.com


We look forward to seeing you at one of our film evenings; please tell your friends and family because “the more the merrier!”