Arts, Dining & Entertainment

Rutland high schoolers host refugee welcoming dinner

Monday, Feb. 27, 5 p.m.—RUTLAND—On Monday, Feb. 27, Rutland High School’s (RHS) New Neighbors club will be hosting a dinner of traditional Syrian food prepared by a professional chef and RHS students. The New Neighbors club, started by two RHS seniors, has over 35 members who want to help ease the transition for refugee students who will be attending Rutland City Public Schools.
Money raised from the dinner will be used to provide school supplies and other school-related needs, such as extracurricular scholarships, for the incoming students. Dinner will be offered at two seatings: one beginning 5 p.m. and another beginning 7 p.m.
Tickets are $20 for adults, $15 for high school students, $10 for age 6-12 year and free for children 5 and under.
Please call 802-770-1016 or email jennie.gartner@rcpsvt.org to make a reservation.

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