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Event: Cooking with Poo

RSVP: 04-Mar-2013

When: 13-Mar-2013 8:15am - 1:00pm

Where: Klongtoey Wet Market and Slums

Cost: Members 1200 Baht, Non-members 1300 Baht

Come and join the Helping Hands Thai Cooking School and Cook with Poo!  This is a small fair trade business operating out of the Klong Toey Slum in the heart of Bangkok.  It’s a ‘grass roots’ Thai cultural & cooking experience. We will get a rare glimpse behind the scenes in Bangkok’s largest slum and also through Bangkok’s largest wet market, showcasing a wonderful array of local Thai produce, much of which we will taste and use in our cooking class.
Khun Poo is a long-time resident of Klong Toey who represents a remarkable model of success and positivity in an often stark and complex landscape of poverty and hardship.  She is not only a talented chef, but is also loved for her vivacious, friendly and fun nature and has customers coming back to her school time and time again.  You won’t be disappointed!
The class takes a maximum of 10 people, so if Wednesday 13th reaches maximum numbers and there is sufficient demand, ANZWG will take another group on Thursday 14th March.
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Meet at the Emporium Suites (Benjasiri Gardens side) at 08.15am.  ?Pickup time for the mini-van is 8.30am (sharp!) from outside the entrance to Emporium Suites hotel (central Sukhumvit). The hotel is next to Phrom Phong BTS, take BTS Exit 2 to the street level (Sukhumvit Road) and follow the front of the Emporium Shopping Mall around to the right. You will see a sign for Emporium Suites and we will meet under the awning.
PLEASE NOTE:  Due to a maximum number of 10 people, if you cancel within 48hrs and your spot cannot be filled, you will still be required to pay.
RSVP: Jodie Holdsworth via