Jump-Start Your Culinary Career

On September 23rd, Union Kitchen, DC Central Kitchen and the Department of Small and Local Businesses will be hosting a symposium and cooking demonstration at the Saint Elizabeth Pavilion.

From 5-6PM, Nadine Bailey-Joyner of Nutrition Synergies LLC will be hosting a class and demonstration called “Let’s Cook This! Instead of Eating That!” where she will be educating and actively preparing healthy alternatives to common meals.

From 6-7pm, will be a panel discussion: Jumpstart your Culinary Career. The panel will be made up of experts in the community and will focus on culinary opportunities within Washington, DC.

This evening of demonstration and discussion is the culmination of a partnership among DC Central Kitchen, Union Kitchen and Ward 8 government officials. DC Central Kitchen’s Culinary Training Program graduates participated in an interview fair to be placed in culinary positions with Union Kitchen Members. Supporting small business growth in the DC area by placing skilled  labor with businesses that are expanding and flourishing.

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Block Party @ The Lot

Block Party @ The Lot

Union Kitchen and Relayfoods are hosting a Neighborhood Block Party on The Lot @ Atlantic Plumbing. True to form, the Block Party @ The Lot will feature DC bands and food + alcohol by Union Kitchen vendors. So if you want to get your socks rocked right off, then make sure to RSVP. The sensational event is sure to take your breathe away, so there will be alcohol and food aplenty in order to brace your scaramouch heart and fortify you for the music/food love fest. The event is sponsored by DCDIT, DCist, and D/CITY.

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