Empty Bowls Fundraiser
You will receive a handcrafted pottery bowl and your choice of delicious soups, breads, and cakes along with entertainment, education, and advocacy in a festive atmosphere.
Please join us Friday, April 20 between 5:30 to 8:00 p.m. at Floris United Methodist Church at 13600 Frying Pan Road in Herndon.
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Title:The Warmth of Other Suns:The Epic Story of America’s Great Migration by Isabel Wilkerson
Time: 7 p.m.
Location: Contact the Book Circle
Empty Bowls Committee Meeting
Time: 7 to 9 p.m.
Location: Floris United Methodist Church
13600 Frying Pan Road
APRIL 7 with A Simple Gesture – Reston
This is a door-to-door food collection program. Donors receive a really cool, green bag, which they fill with non-perishable food items. Volunteers are needed to pick up the bags from donors and/or unload the food and stock shelves. Please contact A Simple Gesture to volunteer.
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