2nd Annual We Are Newfoundlanders and Labradorean’s Gala
A Mosaic Evening of Food, Music, Dance and Art!
St. John’s, NL: On December 3rd, 2016 at 6pm, PARTAKES presents a mosaic evening of food, music, dance and art. The event will take place at The Lantern on Barn’s Road with tickets at $50 per plate.
This is a fundraising event with proceeds going to The Refugee Immigrant Advisory Council (RIAC). The Gala will feature many local performers including Eastern Owls, Hierrito Fernandez, DJ Robinson, Fergus O’Byrne and much more! The evening will also feature food by the amazing Multi-ethnic Food Kitchen, Zainab Garret. To cap the evening off there will also be an art exhibit by local artists in the RIAC’s community.
Tickets for the event are $50, which includes the three-course dinner and show. Tickets can be purchased at Fred’s Records, O’Brien’s, the Famers’ Market on Saturdays, online on our website www.riac.ca and can be reserved by phone at 709-754-4122. Tickets will be on sale starting November 7th.
The Refugee and Immigrant Advisory Council (RIAC) helps newcomers find a place of safety and an opportunity for participation in Newfoundland and Labrador. Building on a long history, RIAC helps newcomers handle many challenges as they settle into meaningful and productive lives – challenges such as navigating an unfamiliar culture and society, gaining fluency in a new language, and finding adequate housing and job opportunities.
RIAC is unique in St. John’s. A grassroots organization that was born from the community it serves, RIAC is a charitable organization, non-governmental, not-for-profit, and driven by the needs of the community.