Monday, October 16; 3 p.m. arrival
Perspectives Family Center: 3381 Gorham Ave., St. Louis Park, MN
The chapter is celebrating 20 years of supporting Perspectives. Help out preparing meals through this nutrition and education program for kids. Volunteers don’t have to be professional chefs, simply those who know how to cook and want to help the chapter. Visit the chapter website, www.acfmcc.com, for more information or email Chef Keith Huffman at firstname.lastname@example.org or Chef Jeremiah Lanes at email@example.com.
Survivor Resources-ACF MCC Fundraiser
Saturday, October 21; 5-9 p.m.
Lake Calhoun Event Center:
3450 Irving Ave. S, Minneapolis, MN
The chapter is again providing hors d’oeuvres and gourmet food stations for Survivor Resources’ 15th Annual Megan Fischer Memorial Auction and Culinary Event. Volunteers are needed to help prep, man stations, and keep the food coming throughout the day. If you’d like to volunteer, sign up online: http://acfmcc.com/event-2483097.
The chapter donated $1,000 to the Texas Chef's Association for the Hurricane Harvey disaster relief fund.
ACF Regional & National Professional Development Events
The ACF will host three professional development events in 2018: ChefConnect-Charlotte, February 25-27, in Charlotte, North Carolina; ChefConnect-Newport Beach, March 18-20, in Newport Beach, California; and Cook. Craft. Create. ACF National Convention and Show, July 15-19, in New Orleans. Each event includes educational seminars, culinary demonstrations, hands-on workshops, industry exhibits, a career fair and networking opportunities. Detailed event schedules and registration information are available at www.acfchefs.org/events.
Meetings are held on the last Tuesday of every month. The October meeting is scheduled for October 24, being hosted at Oak Ridge Hotel & Conference Center in Chaska. Visit www.acfmcc.com for information and signup.