Friday, November 16, 2012

'Soup'er' competition and tasting set in Cohoes

"Soup, soup, beautiful soup.
"Soup of the evening,
"Beautiful soup."

-- The Mock Turtle, in "Alice In Wonderland"

COHOES -- Autumn and soup go together in so many ways.

The 3rd annual Soup'er Saturday, a fundraiser for the Cohoes Senior Center, is set for 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. next Saturday, November 24.

The event is a competition and tasting, with admission at $5 per person or $12 per family. Pictures with Santa Claus also will be available from noon to 2 p.m. Numerous local restaurants and organizations are expected to be involved.

All proceeds will go to the Cohoes Senior Center to help with programs for the city's senior population. Winners of the competition will be announced at 5:30 p.m. at Silliman Park preceding the City of Cohoes Tree Lighting at 6 p.m.

Tickets are available at the Senior Center, 10 Cayuga Place, or by calling the center at 235-2420.

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