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A Taste of Home

Global Citizen Kelowna and Castanet present a Taste of Home, a free family event this Saturday February 23, part of the 2013 Global Citizen Kelowna Week Activities.

Global Citizen Kelowna’s Taste of Home is a celebration of the culture that makes up Kelowna. With a of a cornucopia of food and entertainment that is sure to satisfy all tastes and interests, the Taste of Home features delicious food samples from countries from all around the world While showcasing the diversity in cuisine options available in Kelowna, a full entertainment line up of dancing, folk music and talented musicians will provide a festival-like air of international sights and sounds. Taste of Home is a great opportunity to gather with family and friends to immerse oneself in a tasty and entertaining cultural experience celebrating all of us who call Kelowna home. As you stroll between food stations immerse yourself in the work of numerous local non-profit organizations as they display information about how they are working towards achieving the Millennium Development Goals.

Taste of Home 2013 will also be feature cooking demos where Kelowna-ites can learn the secrets to quick and tasty ethnic meals. There will be cultural crafts and hard to find ethnic cooking supplies and materials for sale as well as an art show from Afghanistan. With free admission, ethic food samples and appetizers will cost $1 - $3 each. 

Date: Saturday, February 23, 2013, 5:30-8:30pm 
Location: New Life Church Auditorium
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Ryan Donn, singer/songwriter who started his career around the same time that cassette tapes were losing out to CD sales. He produces events such as Global Music Fest,, and Music in the Park (West Kelowna). You can also find him in local schools teaching songwriting or sharing the stage with many of our emerging local artists. He is a passionate supporter of all things creative and his column focuses on the creative community and events throughout the Okanagan.

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