Private courtyard dining under the stars with delectable vegan finger foods from around the world.
Whittier Time Bank's first fundraising dinner, hosted by pop-up vegan gastropub Urban Dinner Socials, features delectable finger foods from around the world on the grounds of a historic residence in Whittier, CA. The event will also include the premiere screening of "Time As Money" (a new documentary on time banking) and a silent auction. The menu features organic local backyard farm produce, urban fruit, and wildcrafted greens. Enjoy Eggplant Shrimp Rice Wraps with Sweet Lime Dipping Sauce, Buttery Spinach Hand Pies with Caramelized Onion Jam, Coconut Pumpkin Soup Shots with Cilantro and Pepitas, Fig Coulis on Seed Crackers with Pomegranate Balsamic, Shiitake Escargots on Organic Polenta Squares, Frozen Chocolate Mousse Cookie Sandwiches, and more! All menu items are vegan and gluten free. Proceeds from the dinner benefit the Whittier Time Bank, which helps people build and share their skills for community self-reliance through its Neighborhood Work Exchange, hands-on workshops, neighborhood fruit picks, and community events.