RAIN PLAN Building Bridges & Breaking Bread: Now at Sabathani CC

CM Andrea Jenkins



Office Hours: Monday 9-11 a.m.

Sabathani Community Center, 310 E. 38th St.

UPDATE: The Building Bridges & Breaking Bread Dinner will take place at Sabathani Community Center from 5 pm to 8 pm tonight!


***** Due to a forecast including likely rain throughout virtually all of today we will be going with our RAIN PLAN! Join us at Sabathani Community Center, 310 E 38th Street, located 1 block east of the bridge on 38th St., in the 2nd floor Banquet Room and Gymnasium at 5 pm! 

Don’t fret, other than a change of locale the event will be just as lively and engaging as it was last year! And all the food vendors are still on board so get excited for a cross cultural feast from local restaurants, eateries, and grocers that is delicious and abundant as well as appropriate from vegan to carnivore and considerate of various allergies and dietary concerns.

We can’t wait to see you all at Sabathani Community Center from 5-8pm tonight! *****

Below you will find the updated event information!

Please join us on Wednesday, September 11 from 5-8pm for Building Bridges, Breaking Bread! A cross-cultural feast for neighbors on both sides of the 38th Street Bridge to come together in community for a sit-down dinner near the bridge, with kid friendly activities and more! This is an opportunity for neighbors to meet and have intentional conversation around our unique stories and shared future - where all members of the community are empowered!

Hosted by: Marnita's Table, Ward 8 Council Member Andrea Jenkins, Central Area Neighborhood Development Organization, Kingfield Neighborhood Association, Bryant Neighborhood Organization, and MnDOT

Food includes a Taco bar from Cinco De Mayo Mercado, BBQ from Smoke in the Pit, Filipino food from Apoy MPLS, halal feast from Safari Restaurant and Event Center, Chinese favorites from Dragon Wok Delivery and snacks and desserts from Seward Community Co-op!

This is our second year in a row hosting this event and we know this will be even more of a blast than last time!

What: A community feast and celebration
When: Wednesday, September 11th, 5 - 8pm, with dinner at 6pm
Where: Sabathani Community Center, 2nd floor, 310 E 38th Street, located 1 block east of the bridge on 38th St.

Yes! This event is free.
Yes! Dinner is provided.
Yes! Children and youth are welcome.
No uniforms! Dress comfortably!

What to Expect:
Dinner is served in abundance to allay any dietary concern from vegan to carnivore provided by local businesses and facilitated using the Marnita's Table model of Intentional Social Interaction (IZI). Dress comfortably (no uniforms!). You are our guest for the day.

Thank you to our co-hosts and sponsors:
Marnita's Table
Andrea Jenkins - Ward 8 City Council Vice-President
Xcel Energy Minnesota
Seward Community Co-op
City of Minneapolis Public Works Department
Bryant Neighborhood Organization (BNO)
Central Area Neighborhood Development Organization (CANDO)
Kingfield Neighborhood Association (KFNA)
Minnesota Department of Transportation
Sabathani Community Center
Minnesota Spokesman-Recorder
Minneapolis Foundation

Visit us at minneapolismn.gov/ward8

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Andrea Jenkins, 350 S. Fifth St., City Hall Room 307, Minneapolis, MN 55415


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