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To celebrate our spring programme, we’re having a feast, open to all. Bring along a dish and get to know your neighbours. See the dates below.  Bring along some food to share, or help set up and clear up.

55 Ripple Road, IG11 7NT

Open Table: Cultural Exchange

Wednesday 27 February | 4.00 - 8.00pm

Have you ever wanted to learn about people in the borough? The Cultural Exchange brings everyone together to share words, stories and food from all backgrounds.Bring your favourite dish that you’d love to share with others, and join an evening full of food, fun and games.

Open Table: Spring BBQ

Wednesday 17 April | 6.00 - 8.00pm

After a fantastic spring programme, a celebration supper is only right! The spring BBQ is a celebratory shared meal. It will be an evening full of good food, great company and a welcoming environment. It’s a chance for you to get to know your neighbours whilst enjoying a day full of fun activities. Come along and bring your favourite dish to share with neighbours.

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Martin’s Corner, 5 Porters Avenue RM9 5YS

Shop Opening Celebration

Saturday 9 March | 12.00 - 5.00pm

To celebrate our Spring programme, we’re having a feast, open to all. Bring along a dish and get to know your neighbours.The Martin’s Corner shop will be opening its doors again to begin an exciting new programme for Spring! Bring along some food to share, or help set up and clear up.

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116 Church Elm Lane, RM10 9RL

Spring launch  

Tuesday 26 February | 2.00 - 7.00pm

The first Open Table feast will kick off the spring programme in the style of a Culture Exchange. There are many of us who have roots elsewhere in the world, the Culture Exchange is our chance to see Barking and Dagenham from another perspective. Come and celebrate the launch of the programme, pick up a paper and share some tasty food with neighbours.

Celebration Supper

Thursday 18 April | 2.00 - 7.00pm

Our second Open Table of the season, will bring this programme to a close. This is a great time to reconnect with the people you have met through the various sessions, look back on what you’ve learned and think ahead to the Summer. Bring a dish (main/side/dessert) to share with neighbours and friends.

 
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