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October 21st Monthly Meeting > The Love, Art and Business of Plant-based Menus


October 21, 2020
5:00 PM CDT - 7:30 PM CDT
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American Swedish Institute
2600 Park Avenue Minneapolis MN 55407
Minneapolis, MN 55407

 Wednesday, October 21, 2020

5:00- 7:30 pm

"The Love, Art and Business of Plant-based Menus"

Featuring Chef Lachelle Cunningham of Healthy Roots Institute

Chef Lachelle Cunningham has been a dynamic force in the Twin Cities' food community and is known for cooking globally inspired comfort food that thwarts unhealthy stereotypes and fuses in global flavors. She began her culinary career by luanching Chelle's Kitchen in 2012 and soon became known for her work as the foudning Executive Chef in Breaking Bread Cafe in North Minneapolis where she received numerous accolades for her food creativity and her social justice work (2015). In 2018 Chef Lachelle began building The Healthy Root Institute with a mission focused on healing and social justice through food education, culinary arts and entrepreneurship. Through the Healthy Roots Institute, Chef Lachelle curates cooking workshops and retreats, teaches culinary arts and food business classes, and also provides human resources, menu development and operations consulting to local restaurants and food service establishments. Her longer term vision is to grow the Healthy Roots Institute for greater capacity to impact people through food, culinary education and entrepreneurship. Connect with Chef Lachelle directly at the Healthy Root Institute

American Swedish Institute > 2600 Park Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55407

One of the Most Unique Spaces in the Twin Cities! Where turrets and stained glass walls stand in contrast to contemporary walls of glass. Where elegant early 20th century architecture meets contemporary, Nordic-inspired design.  This is a distinct and memorable setting for your corporate or private event. The American Swedish Institute is just ten minutes south of downtown Minneapolis, the ASI's convenient location is easily accessible from anywhere in the Twin Cities. Learn more about the American Swedish Institute 

American Swedish Institute


Wednesday > October 21, 2020
5:00PM – 7:30 PM

5:00 - 6:00 PM > Registration + Social Hour with Tours of the historic Turnblad Mansion (we can't wait!
6:00 - 7:30PM > Dinner and Presentation 

$50.00 Member Ticket

$65.00 Guest Ticket

Your ticket includes dinner and the program.

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Housekeeping Notes: Cancellation/No-Show Policy:  Cancellations received five business days prior to the event are refunded the registration fee.  No refunds will be issued for cancellations recieved five business days prior to the event.  No-Shows will be invoiced for any unpaid registration fees.  We enforce this policy in respect to our guaranteed counts to our sponsors, vendors and venues.  

TwinCities NACE
100 South 1st Street
P.O. Box 580365
Minneapolis, MN 55401


$50.00 Member Ticket

$55.00 Associate Member - Same Company

$65.00 Guest Ticket

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