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Friendsgiving with Participant Media and New Arrival Supper Club
Nov
28
12:00 PM12:00

Friendsgiving with Participant Media and New Arrival Supper Club

Participant Media partners with New Arrival Supper Club to bring a culinary social impact experience to Participant Media staff for a delicious and unique afternoon to support our resettling neighbors through Miry’s List.

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Afghan Tea Party & Social Action Shabbaton
Nov
17
8:30 AM08:30

Afghan Tea Party & Social Action Shabbaton

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Miry is Keynote speaker for this community social justice day focused on immigration and welcoming the stranger. Miry will talk about how we can activate here in LA to welcome our resettling neighbors. Classic Syrian coffee, tea and desserts will be serves by a resettle cook from Syria to give guests a multi-sensory and delicious experience.

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Sold Out: Storytellers Dinner with Shira Lazar and RYOT
Oct
20
5:30 PM17:30

Sold Out: Storytellers Dinner with Shira Lazar and RYOT

RYOT /ˈrīət/ is an immersive media company founded in 2012 by Bryn Mooser, David Darg, Molly DeWolf Swenson and Martha Rogers, based in Los Angeles. It specializes in documentary film production, commercial production, virtual reality, augmented reality. Learn more about RYOT.

Shira Lazar is the Co-Founder/CEO and Host of the Emmy Nominated live interactive daily show and millenial media brand, What's Trending. What’s Trending announced a strategic partnership with Sinclair Broadcasting’s circa.com in 2017 to develop original programming, branded entertainment and social video across their platforms including a daily live show, Circa Pop Live! hosted by Shira Lazar. She also recently hosted the weekly podcast with On Tour With Live Nation with Westwood One. 

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Modcloth Craftivist Service Day & Syrian Happy Hour
Oct
3
3:30 PM15:30

Modcloth Craftivist Service Day & Syrian Happy Hour

Great companies are made up of great people. At ModCloth, passion goes beyond great clothes. Since day one, they’ve championed values of female empowerment and inclusivity. They’re dedicated to serving their community of amazing women by celebrating their stories and offering a full range of sizes. Because everyone deserves to fit right in.

Learn more about Modcloth’s focus on empowering and uplifting womxn here.

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Syrian Break Fast in the Park with Cool Shul
Sep
19
4:00 PM16:00

Syrian Break Fast in the Park with Cool Shul

You are invited to join Cool Shul for family-friendly High Holy Days services in Woodland Hall at Temescal Gateway Park. Cool Shul services are extremely musical, casual and full of meaning - but not so long that you start looking at your watch! Child care is available for little ones. Wherever you are on your religious journey, we will meet you there. This is reorganized religion.

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Syrian Cooking Class with New Arrival Supper Club and Kitchen Table App
Jul
1
7:00 PM19:00

Syrian Cooking Class with New Arrival Supper Club and Kitchen Table App

We’re partnering with Kitchen Table App for this intimate cooking class where participants will get to learn tradition Syrian dishes, meet a new arrival neighbor, and learn about how we can make Los Angeles the most welcoming city in the country!

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New Arrival Festival
Jun
28
5:00 PM17:00

New Arrival Festival

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New Arrival Festival is a an open-to-the-public event on 6/28 5-8pm at the historic Pico House in downtown. Learn what it feels like to resettle here in the City of Angels and to connect with your new neighbors through food, music, and storytelling. Guests will get access to tangible actions that anyone can take to make Los Angeles a more welcoming place for all.

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Private:  Syrian Lunch and Meet & Greet #2 with New Arrival Supper Club
Jun
27
12:00 PM12:00

Private: Syrian Lunch and Meet & Greet #2 with New Arrival Supper Club

New Arrival Month is about connecting with our neighbors and welcoming new Angelenos to our city! One of the best ways to get to know someone is around a table of delicious food! A group of 100 invited guests will gather in Beverly Hills for traditional Syrian fare prepared by a New Arrival Supper Club chef who has recently resettled in CA.

Guests will dine on classic Syrian fare and meet individuals from Syria and Afghanistan enrolled in the Miry's List program who have recently resettled in America as refugees.

This private event is sponsored by Participant Media, as part of it's mission to engage people to participate in positive social change and supporting individuals and families experiencing resettlement in America. 

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Private: Syrian Lunch and Meet & Greet with New Neighbors
Jun
25
1:00 PM13:00

Private: Syrian Lunch and Meet & Greet with New Neighbors

The best way to get to know someone is to sit around a table of delicious food and break bread! A group of 50 invited guests will gather in Beverly Hills for traditional Syrian fare prepared by a New Arrival Supper Club chef who has recently resettled in CA.

Guests will experience a classic Syrian buffet lunch, meet individuals from Syria and Afghanistan who have recently resettled in America as refugees, and learn how they can help make Los Angeles a more welcoming place for all.

This event is in partnership with the CAA foundation as part of its mission to harness the power and reach of the entertainment industry to create positive social change.

 

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  LA Jews for Refugees Assembly
Mar
22
6:00 PM18:00

LA Jews for Refugees Assembly

After a year of attacks on the U.S. refugee program, the number of refugees entering the country has dramatically slowed. At a time of unprecedented global need, the U.S. is failing to meet a basic obligation to victims of war, terror, torture, and persecution. In response, a coalition of Jewish congregations and organizations have come together with HIAS to hold a community-wide Jews For Refugees Assembly.

We are proud to be offering delicious Syrian fare from New Arrival Supper Club, featuring new arrival chefs from resettled families in the Miry's List program, and Miry will be speaking at the event as well.

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Afghan Friendsgiving with New Arrival Supper Club
Nov
18
5:00 PM17:00

Afghan Friendsgiving with New Arrival Supper Club

New Arrival Supper Club is a program of Miry's List. We offer culinary experiences curated by New Arrival families from Syria, Afghanistan, Iran and Iraq. Hundreds of people have attended our events since we piloted on Valentines Day 2017

To participate in Friendsgiving with Miry's List, the supper club is throwing its own event, catered by the Ahmadzai family of Afghanistan. You can get tickets to the dinner, which will take place on November 18th, here.

If you are not able to attend the event, but would like to support our mission to uplift and welcome our new neighbors, please donate on our Friendsgiving with Miry's List page. 

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Sunday Supper at Zweet Cafe
Aug
13
5:00 PM17:00

Sunday Supper at Zweet Cafe

Join us for our fifth New Arrival Supper Club event at Zweet Cafe in Eagle Rock on Sunday August 13th from 5pm-8pm for a delicious Sunday Supper.

Our chefs for the event are the Kanjo family. They arrived here from Syria 11 months ago. Maaysa and Abdul really miss their family, especially their parents and siblings. Abdul was a barber in Syria, and eventually, they'd love to open a salon. They are also incredibly talented cooks and are working hard to open their own catering company.

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Picnic in the Park with New Arrival Supper Club
May
20
12:00 PM12:00

Picnic in the Park with New Arrival Supper Club

Join us for our next New Arrival Supper Club event in El Cajon on May 20th from 12-2pm for a lovely picnic in the park. (Co-hosted with Miry's List).

The event will feature foods from 6 local El Cajon families, all of whom arrived here less than a year ago from Syria (Damascus, Homs, and Aleppo) They will be preparing us a delicious Syrian feast!

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New Arrival Supper Club presents: Syrian Family Lunch in Atwater Village
Apr
2
11:00 AM11:00

New Arrival Supper Club presents: Syrian Family Lunch in Atwater Village

You asked, we listened! New Arrival Supper Club is hosting our 1st family friendly event.

This 3rd installment in the New Arrival series features the traditional foods of Homs, Syria. We are bringing back our chefs from our debut Valentines dinner but this time they're preparing an extravagant family lunch!

This mom and dad moved to Los Angeles with their twin 6 year old daughters and their now 18 month old baby, in June 2016. They fled Homs, Syria in 2012 after their family home was destroyed and spent four years in Jordan before being awarded resettlement in the US.

They are talented cooks and they'll be offering delicious lunch fare in a family friendly environment. 

Lunch will be 11am-1pm on Sunday April 2nd in a private residence in Atwater Village. We will have fun lawn games to keep the kids entertained and an amazing Israeli DJ playing middle eastern tunes for a fun afternoon in the sun. 

Your support of New Arrival Supper Club gives Najwa and her family the ability to share this most wonderful part of Syrian culture with you while giving them a meaningful and fun way to earn money.

We are offering kids aged 2-12 tickets at $25 and adult tickets in three levels: EAT, GIVE and LOVE. 

EAT ($50) gets you delicious food, coffee and tea made by our family! A portion of the ticket price goes towards the cost of supplies and food for the event, and 10% to Miry's List (www.miryslist.org). Everything else goes to the family.

GIVE ($75) gets you all the delicious food mentioned above, plus you'll be donating an additional $25 directly to our family. 

LOVE ($100) will get you the delicious food, plus you'll be donating an additional $50 directly to our family.

Tickets are on sale now at brown paper tickets

A big thank you to Sir Michaels Rentals of Eagle Rock for providing us the rentals for this event. Wonderful locally owned business.

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New Arrival Supper Club presents: Foods of Homs, Syria
Mar
5
2:00 PM14:00

New Arrival Supper Club presents: Foods of Homs, Syria

Miry's List is proud to present the 2nd event of our New Arrival Supper Club series featuring two families from Homs, Syria.

Our resident chefs are Ahmad's family and Rami's family. Both families have resettled in El Cajon in San Diego county. 

Ahmad's family came here in September of 2016. They are a mom, dad and four kids. The mom is an impressive chef with catering experience and the dad is an accomplished baker. 

Rami's family arrived in May of 2016. They are a mom, dad and three kids.

Held on Sunday March 5th, we will offer two seatings. 2-4pm and 5-7pm. Tickets cost $40 and include one drink from the bar. This event is casual, come anytime between 2 and 4 or 5 and 7, depending on the ticket you've bought!

Your support of the Supper Club allows these families the ability to share their culture and story in addition to providing much needed financial support.

**fine print** please ask the bartender which drinks are included with the ticket price. Gratuity to the bar staff is not included with the ticket price. 

There will be a limited number of tickets for sale at the door.
 

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New Arrival Supper Club Valentine's Day Dinner
Feb
14
7:00 PM19:00

New Arrival Supper Club Valentine's Day Dinner

 

This event covered on NBC Nightly News: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=spYxjvwtmv4

Inspired by the Syrian Supper Club featured on NPR, we are excited to announce that the first New Arrivals Supper Club LA Dinner will take place on February 14th, 2017. 

Dinner will be prepared by a local Syrian refugee, Najwa, who immigrated to the United States in 2016. Najwa is a mother of three: a one year old son and six year-old twin girls. Najwa is an excellent cook and is excited to show off her talents! The al fresco meal will be prepared family style, and wine is included in the ticket price. We will be updating this page with menu items later. *If you have specific dietary requests, please email us and we will do our best to accommodate them.

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