DOWNTOWN AKRON — The Akron-Summit County Community Library will host Akron Eats: Planet Delicacies, a cost-free and flavorful celebration of local variety and lifestyle as a result of cuisine, Nov. 12 from midday to 3 p.m. at the Key branch, found at 60 S. Superior St.
Library site visitors are invited to “travel the globe” by means of modest tastes of flavors from close to the environment developed by dining places in Summit County. Participating vendors and style origins include: Akronym Brewing, Bereka Coffee & Kitchen area (Ethiopia), Cilantro Thai & Sushi Cafe (Thai-Japanese hybrid), Cookie’s BBQ (Chicago), Evelyn’s Coffee & Bahn Mi (Vietnam), The Flavor Grille (Jamaica), Residence of Tacos (Peru), Nepali Kitchen (Nepal), Paul’s Hibachi (Japan), Reeves Cake Store, Sima’s Preferences (Persia and the Mediterranean), Sushi Katsu (Japan), The Tea Woman (from all over the planet) and Vasili’s Greek Delicacies (Greece).
In addition, Personalized Chef Jennifer Tidwell, of Jenuine Cuisines, will existing live food items demonstrations at 12:30 and 1:30 p.m. and Akronym Brewing will present a free 5-ounce drink to the first 100 grown ups ages 21 and more mature (identification demanded).
“Akron Eats is an initiative to reconnect the neighborhood, rejoice range and rekindle a perception of exploration via food items,” claimed librarian Keith Freund, who organized the occasion with many other librarians. “The pandemic shrunk our earth, often down to just our properties, and we felt Akron’s burgeoning culinary arts scene was a fantastic antidote. This is the inaugural event for a sequence that we hope will assistance join the public with new skills and flavors popping up in our neighborhoods.”
Entertainment also will be presented.
Also on that day from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., library employees will enable spot residents prepare