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Tolkien’s Birthday

We’ve chosen to have our annual event on the Saturday closest to Tolkien’s Birthday. If you choose to have an “Eat like a Hobbit party” you may want to schedule it on or near a significant date from one of the books.

Significant Dates

January 3rd – Tolkien’s Birthday

March 15th – Gandalf meets Thorin Oakenshield in Bree and they begin to devise a plan to reclaim the Lonely Mountain from Smaug.

June 22nd – Bilbo Baggins returns to Bag End and learns he has been declared dead.

September 22nd – Frodo & Bilbo’s birthday

List of Dates

A good list of significant dates and events can be found here.

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