This gathering on Sunday, November 4, at Xinghua Hutong will celebrate my mother’s visit, the reemergence of stylites.net and the beauty of Beijing’s autumn. Please come between 1:30 pm and sundown. There will be chuan’r, mulled wine, and other booze and food. Also, a small yard sale, the proceeds of which will go to a TBD local environmental NGO. Bring fashionable rags to sell if you are interested and also any contributions to the liquor cabinet. Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org for instructions and a map.