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Kwanzaa Dinner

Date:Saturday, December 14, 2013

Kwanzaa is derived from the phrase "mutanda ya kwanza" which means "first fruit" in kiSwahili. It is a non-religious African American holiday that celebrates family, community, and culture. It is observed for 7 days: Dec 26- Jan 1. Luther College observes Kwanzaa on the Saturday before finals week with a traditional feast with music, poetry, dancing and speech focused on its principles and contemporary relevance. A chapel service is held a day before the festival. For more information click here.

Menu:

Roasted Goat

Curried Goat

Fried Chicken

Red Beans and Rice

Spicy Egg Plant and Garbanzo Beans

corn bread

Peach cobbler and Apple Crisp

 

Contact: Wintlett Taylor-Browne, 563-387-1486

 

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