Tickets on sale for YWCA Empty Bowls fundraiser on February 28 at The Venue in Peterborough

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Guests can select a bowl made by local artisans and enjoy food from local restaurants, with proceeds supporting Nourish food programs.

On Wednesday morning (February 5) at Cornerstone Family Dentistry at 681 Reid Street in Peterborough, YWCA Peterborough Haliburton announced tickets are on sale for the organization’s 16th annual Empty Bowls fundraiser, which takes place at 12 p.m. on Friday, February 28th at The Venue in downtown Peterborough.

Cornerstone Family Dentistry is one of the supporters of this year’s event, along with Kawartha Cardiology, Swish Maintenance, Kawartha Potters’ Guild, Artisans Centre Peterborough, Kawartha Woodturners Guild, Country 105, Energy 99.7, BE Catering, Fresh Dreams, Naked Chocolate, Rare Grill House, That’s a Wrap Catering Co., Black Honey, Two Dishes Cookshop, The Old Smoke House, By the Bridge, Ashburnham Alehouse, Sam’s Place, and other local participating restaurants.

At the lunchtime fundraiser, for $40 you can choose from hundreds of ceramic and wooden bowls — crafted and donated by local artisans with Kawartha Potters’ Guild, Kawartha Woodturners Guild, and Artisans Centre Peterborough — and enjoy a variety of food prepared and donated by local restaurants. A limited number of VIP tickets, which allow for early entry at 11:30 a.m., are also available for $50. (Read more…)