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Empty Bowl 2016

The Legends Club – 2701 Washington Road, Augusta
Sunday, March 6, 2016 from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

WHO: Golden Harvest Food Bank (GHFB) and Augusta Jewish Community Center (AJCC)
WHEN: Sunday, March 6, 2016 from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
WHERE: The Legends Club – 2701 Washington Road, Augusta
WHAT: www.emptybowlcsra.org
FOOD: Enjoy a delicious lunch, sampling foods from the area’s finest restaurants, bakeries, and caterers, including “kid friendly” foods. (Hot dogs, macaroni, banana pudding)
TAKEOUT: Containers for “take-out” will be available.
HOW:
TICKETS: Adults: $20.00 Children ages 2-10: $5.00
These are presale ticket prices. Tickets at the door will be $25.00 and $7.50 …so buy your tickets early. No charge for infants and toddlers under 2. Every ticket holder will take home a handmade ceramic bowl (made by local students and artists). Additional bowls may be purchased in the “bowl room” for $10.00 each.
SILENT AUCTION: 11 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Bid on items contributed by area potters, artists and merchants. It’s a fabulous sale! There will be a “buy it now” price as well.

BENEFITS: You are supporting two great organizations:
1) Golden Harvest Food Bank- which distributes approximately 17.1 million pounds of grocery products annually to those in need of assistance through over 300 partner agencies and direct service programs in 30 counties in Georgia and S. Carolina.
2) The AJCC- which provides educational, social and cultural programming for children,
adults and seniors, food for those in need, academic scholarships and an award winning
summer camp serving children in the entire CSRA.
RAFFLE: You “Can” Help! For each can of food you bring, you will receive one raffle ticket. Bring 5 cans; get 5 tickets! Great prize-bicycle!! Raffle tickets may be purchased for $1.00 each 6 for $5.00.



CONTACTS: Golden Harvest - Carrie Jones cjones@goldenharvest.org: 706-736-1199x217
AJCC - Lynda Jaremski augustajcc2@hotmail.com: 706-228-3636
Event Chair - Susan Steinberg sumost50@yahoo.com: 706-364-6086



Seniors on the Move Senior Luncheon

Thankful Baptist Church, 302 Walker Street, Augusta, GA 30901, Rev. Christopher J. Waters, Pastor
The guest speaker wil be: Sheriff Richard Roundtree and his topic will be: "What the Community Can Do to Help Combat Crime"

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 11 a.m.

Doretha Hollins-Williams