S.F. Churches to Hold Curry Cook-Off


SAN FRANCISCO — The Japanese American Religious Federation’s ninth annual Curry Cook-Off will be held on Saturday, Oct. 15, from 4 to 7 p.m. at Christ United Presbyterian Church, 1700 Sutter St. (at Laguna) in San Francisco Japantown.

Contestants will be judged in general and vegetarian categories, and participants can sample the various entries and participate in the vote along with a panel of celebrity judges.

Prizes: People’s Choice ($100), Judges’ Choice ($50), Best Vegetarian ($25), Most Creative ($25).

Tickets are $15. Proceeds will go to the Japanese Cultural and Community Center of Northern California’s Northern Japan Earthquake Relief Fund.

To purchase tickets in advance, contact Buddhist Church of San Francisco at (415) 776-3158 or [email protected]

JARF member churches are:

Buddhist Church of San Francisco

Hokkeshu Buddhist Church of Honnoji

Nichiren Buddhist Church of America

Rissho Koseikai Buddhist Church

Sokoji/Soto Mission of San Francisco

Christ Episcopal Church (Sei Ko Kai)

Christ United Presbyterian Church

Pine United Methodist Church

St. Francis Xavier Japanese Catholic Society

S.F. Japanese Seventh Day Adventist Church

Konko Church of San Francisco

Tenrikyo America West Church


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