A $5 suggested donation for the Italian Culture Club benefits sister cities Perugia Italian Committee and The Arena District. Image via fb.com
Part of its monthly Culture Club Series, A Taste of Italy will include a cooking demonstration by Chef Elijah Lopez, an opera singing performance and a door raffle.
As always, attendees will have the opportunity to taste some great Italian cuisine, too.
The complimentary buffet will feature risotto cakes with ratatouille, polenta cakes with mushrooms and basil, focaccia BLTs, bruschetta, caprese skewers, goat cheese and sun-dried tomato crostini, walnut and arugula crostini and shaved tenderloin on flatbread crackers.
A suggested donation of $5 is encouraged and all ages are welcome to attend.
A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Grand Rapids Sister Cities International Perugia Committee.