Annual Empty Bowls Event Kicks Off

Two local restaurants to host benefit for the Salvation Army Soup Kitchen.

ADRIAN, Mich – The Adrian College Art and Design Department, in conjunction with Evans Street Station in Tecumseh and Sauce in Adrian, will sponsor two Empty Bowls events this year. These events will benefit the Salvation Army Soup Kitchen. 

Adrian College art students, teaching assistants, staff, Community Clay students, and the College’s youth art program participants have prepared near 700 bowls to be offered for sale. These one of a kind items are available for a donation of $10.00 - $30.00. The handmade bowls can be purchased on site at the events and filled with soup donated by the participating restaurants.

The first event will be held at Evans Street Station, 110 S Evans, Tecumseh on Wednesday January 29, 2014 from 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. and the second will be hosted by Sauce, 149 N Main, Adrian on Wednesday February 12, 2014 from 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. 

For further information, contact Pi Benio at 264-3901 or via email at