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    Suman’s in the Kitchen! Indian Dinner for the Park

    Featured Event: Suman’s in the Kitchen! Indian Dinner for the Park

    September 29, 2018 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

    Durham favorite, Suman Bhatia, is bringing her Indian spices and delicious chutneys to the Durham Cohousing kitchen to prepare a fantastic meal to benefit the park.  Famous for her “Bolly Mondays” at Fullsteam, and her booth at the Durham Farmers’ Market, … Continued

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