History Happy Hour: Calanthean Temple
Hosted by Norla Preservation Project
Get ready for some wine on the rooftop for our next History Happy Hour! Join us at the Calanthean Temple on Texas Ave on Thursday, May 11th from 5:30-7:30. $10 donation for a glass of wine and a tour of the building. Must be 21+ to attend!
Rooftop parties were famous on top of the Calanthean Temple, built by the Court of Calanthe, a women’s auxiliary of the black lodge of the fraternal order Knights of Pythias. Count Bassie, Jelly Roll Morton, and other jazz bands played at the Calanthean.