Posted on: September 21, 2019

KOREAN TASTY TRAVEL EVENT – Wednesday Sept 4th

On Wednesday September 4th we hosted our first ever Korean Tasty Travel Event and it was a huge success!

Our own kitchen volunteers helped make the dinner under the supervision of our Social Worker summer student Nammi.   Originally from South Korea where she owned her own restaurant AND received a degree in Engineering, she is now living here in Canada and working towards becoming a Social Worker.  Nammi was instrumental in creating the meal and arranging for the wonderful entertainment for the event!

The Room Looked Amazing

We had over 60 people attend the event.

 

 

Korean Traditional Musical Performance by Edmonton Hanbeat Samulnori Team

Everyone agreed that the performance from the Hanbeat Samulnori team was amazing.  MLA Jon Carson and our Executive Director Dr. Haidong Liang were onhand to thank them for their performance.

Performances by Korock Performance Group

 

Korean Traditional Folk painting by artist Stella Sook-kyung Song

We were very fortunate to have a wonderful display of Korean Traditional Folk paintings by local artist Stella Sook-kyung Song!  The artwork was simply stunning!

 

Local MLAs Joined Us !

MLA Jackie Lovely, Jon Carson and Lori Sigurdson all came by the centre to enjoy the food and entertainment.

 

TASTY KOREAN FOOD!

 

THANK YOU TO DRIVERSEAT EDMONTON AND OTHERS!

We would like to thank Jay and Prasad of Driverseat Edmonton for sponsoring our Korean event.  We cannot host fun events like this without the kind support of businesses here in Edmonton! We would also like to thank:

  • Artist Stella Sook-kyung Song for donating her beautiful art to be displayed
  • Edmonton Hanbeat Samulnori and Korock Team  for providing the entertainment
  • MP Kelly McCaulley, MLA Jon Carson,  and MLA Lori Sigurdson
  • The numerous volunteers who prepared the wonderful meal and assisted with the running of the event. We couldn’t do it without you.

 

 

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