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Empty Bowls Fundraiser, February 7

21 Jan

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Celebrating its 10th year, the 2013 Empty Bowls Pantry Fundraiser will be held Thursday, February 7, at Oxford-University Methodist Church on N. 9th Street and University Avenue.

The event, which will take place from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., serves as a reminder that someone’s bowl is always empty.

Admission is $15 and includes soup served in a bowl crafted by the University of Mississippi Mud Daubers (yours to keep), bread and a bottle of water.


A Quick Update…

18 Jan


OK, I’ve been out of town for a week, and as usual, the food news didn’t stop while I was away. I’m including a list below of the latest happenings to help keep everyone informed. More to come!

  • After 40 years, Larson’s Big Star will soon become CashSaver Cost Plus Food Outlet (the owners will remain the same)
  • Owner Jason Plunk closed his bar, Taylor’s Pub, this past week
  • According to rumors, a Krystal Burger may be opening in the new Exxon station going up on Hwy 6
  • The third location of Lusa Pastry Cafe, located in the Belk shopping center, is scheduled to open on January 22
  • The 10th Annual Empty Bowls Pantry fundraiser is gearing up for February 7 (more details to come).

Mark Your Calendars for the Annual Empty Bowls Pantry Fundraiser

15 Jan

Empty Bowls Pantry Fundraiser

February 9, 2012

11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.


Oxford-University Methodist Church

North 9th St. and University Ave. (parking available in church lot located on Tyler Ave. and 10th St.)

A bowl of soup, bread, and a bottle of water will be served. Attendees will choose their own collector’s bowl, crafted and donated by the Ole Miss Mud Daubers and local potters, as a reminder of the meal’s purpose…that someone’s bowl is always empty.


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