Loading Events

« All Events

Tastefully South Jersey Exhibition

July 12 @ 5:00 pm - August 25 @ 2:00 pm

An exploration of food traditions from Caribbean, Eastern European, West African, African-American Southern and Latino cultures and how they are sustained in our communities.

Featuring: documentary of tradition keepers, artifacts, photography, visual art and interactive exhibits.

Special Events:

Opening  Reception –  July 12, 2018 – 5:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Interpretive Tour of Exhibit
Tastefully South Jersey Presentation
Food Tasting

Taste of Ghana and African-American South – July 14– 10:00-2:00
Universal Dance and Drum Ensemble
Food Demonstrations
Introduction to NJ Broomcorn
African American Broomstick Doll Making Workshop  ( Limited, registration required)

Taste of Poland and Turkey – July 28 – 10:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Monique Legare International Folk Dance Performance and Workshop
Food Tasting
Turkish Lace-making Workshop (Limited, registration required)
Tea-making Demonstration

Taste of Mexico and Peru – August 18 – 10:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Eco Del Sur:  Music from the Andes and Latin America
Food Demonstrations
Heritage Preservation Day – Bring in your family food culture treasures (photos, negatives,
ancestral dinnerware, slides, heritage linens, handwritten recipes, etc. )
We will preserve them through digitization as a keeps to pass onto your next
generations.

Becoming American:  It’s not a Melting Pot…It’s Pot Luck  – August 23 – 6:00 – 8:30
 Take seat at our community table to discuss and celebrate America’s immigrant fortune and
delight in cultural Food Truck faire.

Taste of the Caribbean – August 25, 10:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Steel Drum Performance and Workshop
Island Delights and Differences Panel Discussion
Food Tasting
Caribbean Dance

Details

Start:
July 12 @ 5:00 pm
End:
August 25 @ 2:00 pm
Event Categories:
,
Event Tags:
, , , , , , , , , , , ,

Follow us

Follow by Email
Facebook
Twitter
YouTube
Pinterest
LinkedIn
Instagram

Contact us

Moorestown
395 Kings Highway
Moorestown, NJ 08057
Phone: 856.235.6488
Toll Free: 800.387.5226
Fax: 856.235.6624
create@perkinscenter.org

Collingswood
30 Irvin Ave
Collingswood, NJ 08108
Phone: 856.235.6488
Toll Free: 800.387.5226
Fax: 856.235.6624
create@perkinscenter.org

Two locations to serve you