Explore Hmong culture at ‘Taste of Toj Roob’

Discover the culture and foods of Southeast Asia at the 13th annual “Taste of Toj Roob-The Mountains: A Marriage of Two Cultures,” sponsored by the Hmong and Southeast Asian American Club (HaSEAAC) student organization at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point.

A celebration of Hmong culture, the event will be held Saturday, Nov. 9, in the Laird Room of the Dreyfus University Center, 1015 Reserve St., Stevens Point. Doors open at 4 p.m. and a program and dinner begin at 5 p.m. Ger Vang, a cultural support specialist for the Appleton school district, will talk about changes in traditional and nontraditional Hmong marriage in the United States. Free entertainment begins at 6:30 p.m.

Reserved seats for the dinner and program are available in advance for $12 per person or $15 at the door. UW-Stevens Point students, faculty and staff with ID may attend for $10. Groups of eight or more are $10 per person. Children under age 10 are free. Tickets may be purchased at the University Information and Tickets Office in the Dreyfus University Center or by calling 800-838-3378.

For more information, email haseaac@uwsp.edu or go to http://stuorgs.uwsp.edu/haseaac.

Article Tags