Bonto fish, Bollywood dancing and virgin sangria are among the many highlights to be featured during the Hiram College Intercultural Forum dinner and show, Saturday, Feb. 25. Dinner takes place from 4:30-6 p.m. on the second floor of the Kennedy Center at 11694 Hayden Street and is followed by the show, with performances running from 6:30-8 p.m. at Hayden Auditorium.
“The International Forum is a platform for cross-cultural communications. These events give students and members of the Hiram community an opportunity to experience the beauty of the different cultures represented on campus,” says International Forum President Gloria Ogundare, adding that the International Forum Club hosts this event annuallyto promote diversity and unity.
Dinner will include such items as okonomiyaki, a savory Japanese pancake, and shuku shuku, a sweet, coconut Nigerian dessert.
Dinner costs $8 for Hiram students, $14 for adults and $5 for children ages 5-12. Children younger than 5 are admitted free. There is no cost for the cultural show, which will include Kpop dance, choreographed African dances and other performances.