Event Calendar (Oct. 26 – Nov. 8)

ATASK Silk Road gala and fundraiser Friday, Oct. 26 6:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m. The State Room 60 State Street Boston, MA 02109 Asian Task Force Against Domestic Violence (ATASK) is holding its Silk Road gala and fundraiser. Go for an evening of great food and fun in support of the programs and services of ATASK. There will be bids on tickets for Broadway packages, dinner, hotel stays, spa services and more. Tickets: $200 Contact: (617) 338-2350 x 222 or jskypeck@atask.org Free kidney function test Saturday, Oct. 27 1 p.m.-4 p.m. CCBA 90 Tyler Street Boston, MA 02111 The Chinese Consolidated Benevolent … Continue reading

How to cook pumpkin and kale

Fall is the season for harvest, foliage and Halloween. As it is getting colder outside, what can make you feel better than a fresh-baked pie or a bowl of homemade hot soup? Maybe you have been buying pumpkins just for carving and planting kale in your garden. Let’s look into how to turn these two fall-winter items into delicious seasonal dishes.
Pumpkin is rich in vitamin A, vitamin C, vitamin E and fiber, which are the nutrients that most Americans lack in their diets. An adequate amount of these nutrients help damaged cell repair, eye health, cholesterol reduction and the health of digestive system. Continue reading