Date/Time: 02/04/2018, 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Location: St. Andrew's Episcopal Church
Update: Empty Bowls has sold out of tickets.
Empty Bowls is a luncheon fundraiser for AFAC featuring uniquely designed handmade bowls. The event is held at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church on Super Bowl Sundays. Bowls are created by potters at local ceramics studios and students from local high schools and university art departments. Delicious chowders, soups and breads are made by local restaurants chefs and desserts are baked by our own volunteers. Tickets are sold for this event and guests get to take home a handmade bowl.
Each $35 ticket includes a bowl of your choice to take home, plus soup, bread and dessert. Children 5 and under are free.
All proceeds from this event go directly to helping feed the 2,200 Arlington families AFAC serves each week.
If you are a potter or have a local restaurant or caterer that would like to donate to this event, please contact Puwen Lee (firstname.lastname@example.org) for more information.
Thank you to the following for ceramic bowl donations:
Arlington Unitarian Cooperative Preschool
Audrey Moore Recreation Center
Commonwealth Academy Art Department
Episcopal HS Art Department
Glenfiddich Farm Pottery
Jimmy Potters Studio & Workshop
Lee Arts Center
Lorton Arts Foundation/Workhouse Art Center
Marymount University Art Department
Pig Pen Pottery
Robin Smith Pottery
Amanda & Dave Speiser
Thomas Jefferson Community Center Art Department
Washington-Lee HS Art Department
If you would like to purchase tickets via check, please make the check out to Arlington Food Assistance Center and send to: PO Box 6261, Arlington, VA 22206. Please enclose a note indicating that the check is for the Empty Bowls event, names of guests, preferred seating time, and contact information (email address and/or phone number) in case we need to reach you.
Click here to read more about our previous Empty Bowls events.
OUR GENEROUS SPONSORS
Registration is closed for this event.