By Joe Barkovich, Scribbler-at-large
The only thing hotter than the ticket is the soup.
Tickets for Soup’sOn! go on sale next weekend.
This will be the 13th annual soup fundraiser for the St. Kevin Food Bank Social Justice Scholarship fund.
Tickets will be available in the foyer of St. Kevin church, 303 Niagara St., Welland, starting the weekend of Nov. 8-9 before and after Saturday/Sunday masses and weekdays starting Monday, Nov. 10 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. from the parish office.
The weekend Mass schedule is: Saturday, 5 p.m. and Sunday, 8:30 a.m., 10 a.m., 11:30 a.m., and 5 p.m.
Soup’sOn! 2015 will be held Friday, Jan. 30 in the parish hall. Tickets cost $10 per person. Proceeds from the fundraiser are for the social justice scholarship fund.
Soups are prepared by: Niagara College’s Canadian Food and Wine Institute and Blessed Trinity High School (Grimsby), Confederation Secondary (Welland), Eastdale Secondary (Welland), Lakeshore Catholic (Port Colborne) and Notre Dame (Welland) culinary arts or hospitality programs.
The soup menu for the event will be announced shortly.
Ticket convener Mim Gibbons says Soup’sOn! tickets make great Christmas stocking stuffers and encourages people to purchase them early rather than late.