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Empty Bowls

April 7, 2018
The 2018 New Richmond Empty Bowls event will be held on Thursday, April 12, from 5-8 p.m. at New Richmond High School. Pictured are Jean Needham, Joan Simpson, Linnea Engstrom, Lisa Johnson, Bobbie Guyette, Sara Rogers and Lynnete McCarty. Jordan Willi / RiverTown Multimedia
Location change, extended hours for 2018 Empty Bowls
April 7, 2018 - 5:00pm
May 9, 2017
Empty Bowls raises $18,000 for Happy Kids Backpack Program
May 9, 2017 - 5:00am
April 29, 2017
With the purchase of a handmade bowl at the 2017 Empty Bowls event held at the New Richmond Middle School, community members were able to get a meal in the middle school cafeteria. Jordan Willi / Rivertown Multimedia
Empty Bowls brings in large crowd at new location
April 29, 2017 - 5:00pm
February 28, 2017
Getting dirty for hunger
February 28, 2017 - 12:00pm
April 17, 2015
Eighth annual Empty Bowls brings in big crowd
April 17, 2015 - 9:35am
Eleven-year-old Wyatt Nelson shows off one of his finished bracelets that he has made for this year’s Empty Bowl event on April 16 at the Community Commons. (Submitted photo)
Fifth-grader to sell homemade bracelets at Empty Bowls event
April 17, 2015 - 8:40am
April 13, 2015
About 800 people showed up to select their bowls, necklaces and other handcrafted items in the Community Commons gym during last year’s Empty Bowls event. (Photo by Jordan Willi)
Empty Bowls sustains popularity, raises money for good cause
April 13, 2015 - 11:31am
February 19, 2015
Empty Bowls volunteer and bowl making leader Mark Lusardi (center) shows off the new Empty Bowls fairy houses, which members of the community could make during this year’s Empty Bowls bowl making event. The event took place on Saturday, Feb. 14, in the New Richmond High School art classroom. (Photos by Jordan Willi)
Community members take part in Empty Bowls bowl making event
February 19, 2015 - 9:24am
February 12, 2015
Families and individuals alike had a blast creating bowls and other pieces of art to help raise money for the Empty Bowl fundraiser last year. (Photo by Jordan Willi)
Empty Bowls bowl making events coming up
February 12, 2015 - 9:30am
April 17, 2014
About 800 people showed up to select their bowls, necklaces and other handcrafted items in the Community Commons gym during this year’s Empty Bowls event, which took place on Thursday, April 10. (Photos by Jordan Willi)
Seventh annual Empty Bowls event draws large crowd
April 17, 2014 - 11:07am
February 13, 2014
Empty Bowl volunteer Bill Kolbe (center) helps out (from left) Jana Fischer, Darcy Chaouch and Sue Daggett during the bowl making process of this year’s Empty Bowl fundraiser on Saturday, Feb. 8, in one of the art rooms at New Richmond High School.
Bowl making event draws crowd for Empty Bowl fundraiser
February 13, 2014 - 12:40pm
March 12, 2009
Our View: Empty Bowls shows giving spirit lives on
March 12, 2009 - 3:41pm
March 6, 2009
Hundreds of people passed through the doors of Hillside Elementary Monday night to browse the handcrafted bowls for sale during the second annual New Richmond Empty Bowls event. The fund-raiser helps collect money for Five Loaves Food Shelf, New Richmond Happy Kids Backpack Program and Heifer International. Photo by Jackie Grumishplay button
Potters fight hunger one bowl at a time
March 6, 2009 - 6:38am
March 2, 2009
'Hannah Montana' performs at Paperjack for Empty Bowls
March 2, 2009 - 9:32am
February 26, 2009
District Administrator Morrie Veilleux works on a bowl for the March 2 Empty Bowls fund raiser at Hillside Elementary.
Organizers prepare for Empty Bowls event
February 26, 2009 - 2:15am