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Nugget Markets to Sponsor Sacramento Speaker Series

Sacramento, CA - September 8, 2014 –Sacramento Speakers Series announced today that Nugget Markets has again agreed to sponsor the upcoming 2014-2015 season. This exciting season starts during Sacramento’s own Farm to Fork week with food pioneer Alice Waters speaking on Tuesday, September 23, 2014. The series lineup also features former Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates, world renowned cellist Yo-Yo Ma, television journalist Anderson Cooper, long-distance swimmer Diana Nyad and New York Times columnist David Brooks.

Managing principal and attorney Mitchell Ostwald describes the partnership with Nugget Markets as “a great benefit for Series subscribers. Nugget is a local, family-owned business known for its exceptional service, huge selection, high quality, and beautiful displays of meat, produce and deli items. Last season Nugget created a stunning food display in the theater, and we are excited for their upcoming efforts at the Alice Waters event.” 

Celebrating its 10th anniversary season, Sacramento Speakers Series offers an impressive list of leaders, authors, scientists, and visionaries, each chosen on the basis of career achievements, unique expertise in a particular field of endeavor, and ability to communicate their particular passion to the audience. The Sacramento Speakers Series is a community lecture series that providesan open forum for a free discussion of timely and important issues by nationally acclaimed speakers. Ostwald described the series as “an extraordinary community experience that gives our patrons an opportunity to hear about and question renowned and influential people from a wide variety of backgrounds on an even wider variety of topics.”


Sacramento Community Center Theater, 1301 ‘L’ Street, Sacramento CAMemorial Auditorium, 1515 J Street, Sacramento, CA

PRESENTER: Sacramento Speakers Series

TICKETS:  Sold online at or by phone 916-388-1100

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