2nd Annual Empty Bowl Event St. Bruno’s Parish Hall in Greensburg Sunday, February 28, 2010 12:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Please join us and help feed the hungry in Westmoreland County!
Tickets are $15.00 and can be purchased at the door or in advance -- at The Norwin Chamber of Commerce, --from Diana Faulk at the Norwin Public Library, --or online through the Westmoreland County Food Bank (click on Empty Bowl under Upcoming Events on the right hand side of the site)
How it works!
When you arrive at the event you will have the opportunity to select a handcrafted bowl.
You will then join the soup line and choose a delicious soup, a piece of bread, a cookie and water or coffee--all donated by area restaurants.
You will then be invited to enjoy your meal and performances by Stage Right, the Laurel Youth Ballet and a visit from the Red Robin Mascot---Red! Visit our Chinese Auction table for a chance to win gift certificates and themed gift items all packaged in handmade bowls!
BRING A NON-PERISHABLE FOOD ITEM AND RECEIVE A FREE CHINESE AUCTION TICKET! This year we will also hold a Silent Auction! The items up for bid include an autographed bowl by
Steelers Coach Mike Tomlin (handpainted) Penn State Coach - Joe Paterno
Penguin Hockey Great and Radio Announcer - Phil Bourque
Pittsburgh Pirate and All-Star Player -Manny Sanguillen
A Browning 28 Gage Shotgun
A Lidded Casserole by Ron Korczynski
and other great items
You may also purchase quarts of your favorite soup for $5.00.
As you take your bowl home with you, please remember all of those who have nothing but an“EMPTY BOWL”
All proceeds will be used to benefit those whose bowls and pantries are empty, so that they may be filled.