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Dec5Thursday: Dec 5 – Dec 6 (all day)Empty Bowls Project
The Harbour School – Helping to Feed People in NeedThe Harbour School
11251 Dolfield Blvd. Owings Mills, Maryland
Date of Event: Bowls will be painted on 12/5/13 and 12/6/13 Time: During the school day—call for specific timesStudents and staff at The Harbour School at Baltimore are working on solving world hunger as a school wide project. In April, they will hold a Museum Day in which each classroom will exhibit, in an interactive way, their method of solving world hunger. In conjunction with their Museum project and the school’s winter holiday performance, the students will be helping the community with an Empty Bowls event (www.emptybowls.net). Our students will have the opportunity to paint a bowl. On the evening of the holiday performance, family and friends will be able to buy a bowl of homemade soup (prepared by The Harbour School chef and students) in one of these hand painted bowls. The bowls are $10.00 and all proceeds will be donated to the food pantry at the Reisterstown United Methodist Church. They serve over 200 families in the Reisterstown/Glyndon community and never turn anyone away.The Harbour School is a nonpublic school serving students ages 6-21. Students at the school have been diagnosed as having learning disabilities, high functioning autism, Asperger’s Syndrome, other health impaired (primarily ADHD) and multi-disabled.For more information on sharing this event with your audience please contact:
Dec5Thursday: 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Come and Celebrate the Taste of Anwatin
TASTE of ANWATIN, Minneapolis, Minnesota Empty Bowls
Location: Anwatin Middle School
256 Upton Avenue S.
Minneapolis, MN 55405 USA
Date: Thursday, December 5, 2013
Anwatin Middle School
Descripton: Taste of Anwatin – An Empty Bowls Event!
Come for beautiful handmade bowls, learn about hunger issues both locally and world-wide.
Enjoy wonderful ethnic food provided by our many cultures at Anwatin.
Also enjoy the band/choir concert and art/craft fair!
All proceeds benefit local food shelves in Minneapolis.
Contact info: firstname.lastname@example.org
Dec6Friday: 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
On December 6th, 2013, from 4pm till about 7pm, we will be having the first Empty Bowls Event of Carson City, NV. All proceeds to benefit F.I.S.H. of Northern Nevada, which feeds approximately 33,000 people in need and serves 4 counties. There will also be an artwork auction! Event to coincide with tree lighting first Friday in December 2013!Contact: Robin McGregor, Carson City Pottery 775-313-8628Carson City Empty Bowls Email: email@example.com
Dec6Friday: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pmEmpty Bowls event for December the 6th, from 6-8pm at the Recreation Center in Presque Isle, Maine 04769. All proceeds for the event will go to benefit Martha and Mary’s Soup Kitchen. For more information please contact Hyrum Benson at firstname.lastname@example.org or 207.768.9441.Hyrum BensonAssistant Professor of ArtUniversity of Maine at Presque IsleSouth Hall 304
Dec12Thursday: 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Ginn Academy Art Notes
On Thursday, December 12, 2013, Ginn Academy will hold its first annual Empty Bowls fundraiser to directly support the Cleveland Foodbank. For a $10 donation, you will receive a handmade bowl, created by a member of the Ginn Academy ceramics program. The bowl will then be filled with homemade soup, and you will receive a spoon and linen along with a slice of freshly made bread. Please come to the Ginn Academy from 11:00 AM-2:00 PM to support this important cause for those in need in Northeast Ohio.
This fundraiser has been organized by Judy Rickel, ceramics teacher at the Ginn Academy.
Ginn Academy655 East 162nd StreetCleveland, OH 44110PH: 216-531-4466
Dec12Thursday: 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
EMPTY BOWL PROJECT-Vandora Springs Elementary with hold its annual Empty Bowl Project to benefit the Garner Area Ministries’ food pantry on the evening of Thursday, December 12th from 6-7:30. Over 100 handmade ceramic bowls created by our 4th Grade Art Club will be bartered off with a donation of 20 items of non-perishable food per bowl. For more information, please contact Jim Hunt email@example.com . Jim Hunt
Vandora Springs Elementary
1300 Vandora Springs Road
Garner, NC 27529
Dec19Thursday: 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The middle school students at Innovations Academy (a charter school in San Diego) will be hosting this event. We have a group of students who are currently in a project called IA Top Chef. Their essential questions are:
They will be hosting an event at school on Thursday, December 19th, 2013 from 5-8pm. It will be held in the Multipurpose Room, Innovations Academy, 10380 Spring Canyon Rd. San Diego, CA 92131.The contact person is Jennie Ganesan (Humanities Teacher) firstname.lastname@example.org
How have certain foods influenced the world?
How will my new knowledge of cooking impact my life and the lives of those around me?
- How can I influence the community through food?
Students will be making ceramic bowls and preparing soups, salads, and pasta dishes to serve in the bowls. The cost is $10 for a bowl and food. If guests choose not to buy a ceramic bowl and just food, cost is $5. Students are currently researching which local organization they’d like to donate the money to. We are also in the process of getting local restaurants in the area to donate food as well. We will also have students booths where students will be doing cooking demos and information on hunger in San Diego. Finally, students will be selling a recipe book of family recipes for fundraising as well.
Jan24Friday: 5:00 pm – 7:00 pmEmpty Bowls Dinner at Franklin Road Academy, 4700 Franklin Road, Nashville TN 37220Friday, January 24th , 5 pm to 7 pmBrenda HuffDirector, Center for Philanthropic Studies
Feb4Tuesday: 5:00 pm – 7:30 pmMerced County Community Action Agency will be hosting its third annual Empty Bowl Project on Tuesday, February 4, 2014, 5:00-7:30 p.m. at the Atwater Community Center located at 760 East Bellevue Road, Atwater.A $20 donation will allow community members to receive a meal of soup, bread and a handcrafted bowl.Proceeds from this event will help feed the homeless in Merced County.
Feb22Saturday: Feb 22 (all day)
The Flint Hill School Clay Club would like to submit its 4th annual empty bowls event:
Date: February 22, 2014
Time: starts at 11:00 am
Location: Flint Hill School, Oakton VA
my email (email@example.com) may be included as a contact
Mar2Sunday: 11:30 am – 1:30 pmDate: March 2, 2014Time: 11:30 AM – 1:30 PMLocation: Fountain Park, 12925 N. Saguaro Blvd., Fountain Hills, Arizona 85268Sponsors: New Journey Lutheran Church, ELCA and Trendsetters from the Fountain Hills Charter SchoolRecipients: Food For Kidz and Fountain Hills Extended Hands Food Bank (Both are 501(c)(3) non-profit organizations with a focus on Hunger)
Mar4Tuesday: 5:30 pm – 7:00 pmWe are planning an Empty Bowls Event in Frisco, Texas, March 4, 2014, from 5:30-7:00 pm. The event will be held at Vandeventer Middle School, 6075 Independence Parkway, Frisco, Texas 75035.The proceeds of the event will benefit Frisco Family Services Food Bank.Thanks so much for all of your efforts!D’Ann Pierce
Apr3Thursday: 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Please join us on: thursday, april 3rd, 2014, from 4 to 6pm at the silvercreek restaurant, 402 n race st, Urbana, IL 61801.
This will be our 5th empty bowls event and will benefit the daily bread soup kitchen in champaign. handmade pottery bowls created by parkland students & the champaign potters club will be $12 for adults & $6 for children under 12.
soup & bread will be served by silvercreek.
there will also be a raffle of art pieces made by professional artists. for more information please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Apr14Monday: 5:00 pm – 7:00 pmEmpty Bowl “Sea of Bowls”Monday, April 14th, 20145:00 – 7:00PMThe Depot506 W. Michigan Street, Duluth, MNA preview of the Empty Bowls will be held the evening prior to the traditional event. Choose your handcrafted bowl at the gallery-style showing complete with wine and cheese reception and meet – and – greet with local artists and potters. Bowls range in price from $25 – $100. Proceeds benefit Second Harvest Northern Lakes Food Bank.21st Annual Empty BowlTuesday, April 15th, 201410:00 to 6:30PMThe Depot506 W. Michigan Street, Duluth, MN$20Join us for Duluth’s premiere charitable arts and hunger event – Empty Bowl. Choose a handcrafted bowl created by area professional artists, school children and community members. Dine on delicious soup, bread and beverage donated by some of the region’s best chefs and purveyors. Participate in our Silent Auction featuring the works of professional regional artists and enjoy local entertainment. Proceeds benefit Second Harvest Northern Lakes Food Bank.Thanks!Amy KinneyMarketing and Special Events CoordinatorSecond Harvest Northern Lakes Food Bank4503 Airpark Blvd.Duluth, MN 55811
May17Saturday: May 17 (all day)May 17, 2014 noonMt. Calvary Baptist Church, Banner Elk, NCTo benefit Feeding Avery Families (of Newland, NC)We are especially excited that Avery High School Arts Dept. will participate by working with an area potter to make bowls and making our posters. Thank you for all you do to assist God’s Poor, and for posting this event on your site. You may use my Email Vsaylynn@aol.com