Holiday Sweater Shindig for The Calgary Food Bank

Come kickoff the holidays at The Holiday Sweater Shindig for The Calgary Food Bank!

When: Saturday December 1st, doors @8PM
Where: The Gateway @ SAIT
Theme: Wear your favourite holiday sweater!
Entry: Canned food! 1 can gets you in and for each item you bring you earn a chance to win an X92.9 prize pack!
Details: 3 local bands will take the stage and talented Carla Olive will be MC'ing the event!

Bands include:
Mudd
Go For The Eyes
The Black Magic Hustlers

Check out more details here: http://www.facebook.com/events/492896077410113/

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  • Michelle F.

    Hey everyone! I'm SO EXCITED for this - it feels like Christmas morning!! Remember to bring your canned food for entry and valid ID's, I will have Meetup signs on the table so you can sit with the group. I'm running the event, so I'll be running around the whole time. Can't wait for tonight!!

    December 1, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    How will I know where I group is sitting?

    November 23, 2012

    • A former member
      A former member

      Sure will

      November 26, 2012

    • Michelle F.

      I only have a black and white printer, so the sign won't be colourful unfortunately!

      November 30, 2012

  • Michelle F.

    An Emergency Food Hamper is based on Canada’s Food Guide and contains 7 days of food for each person. Suggested donations include:
    Pasta sauce Macaroni & cheese Cereal
    Canned beans Canned & dry soup
    Pasta or rice (900g)
    Canned fruit & vegetables Canned tomatoes
    Canned meat (ham, chicken, beef) Peanut butter
    Baby Hampers consist of an Emergency Food Hamper plus baby items for children up to 24 months. Suggested donations include:
    Stage 1 baby food (broth) Baby formula (Good Start) Junior baby food (jars) Diapers (size 6)
    Celiac Hampers are gluten free for our clients with Celiac Disease. Suggested donations include (labels must indicate gluten-free):
    Soup Pasta Bread mix
    Cereal
    Macaroni and cheese Cookies
    In December we add Holiday Meal items to every Emergency Food Hamper. Suggested donations include:
    Apples
    Boxed stuffing mix
    Canned cranberries
    Turkey
    Juice (ie: cranberry cocktail, apple cider, etc)
    Potatoes
    Canned fruit
    Canned or fresh vegetables Chicken

    November 12, 2012

  • Michelle F.

    Hey everyone, The Food Bank has a holiday wishlist of items that they are in need of for the holidays. Check them out and use some as your donation for entry into the event!

    November 12, 2012

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We just grab a coffee and speak French. Some people have been coming every week for months... it creates a kind of warmth to the group.

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