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‘Lao Cuisine in the Appalachian Foothills’: In Person Workshop at Pho Lao in Morganton, North Carolina

November 20, 2021 at 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

On Saturday, Nov. 20, the Carolina Asia Center is pleased to sponsor a continuing education session at Pho Lao in Morganton, North Carolina (Burke County). Ms. Dara Phrakousonh will speak about Laotian food culture, the Lao community here in North Carolina and which crops and foods from Laos have been easy to adapt to the North Carolina physical and cultural landscape. The learning experience will also include food tasting–so please be sure to flag for us any food allergies or dietary concerns you have!

When? Saturday, Nov. 20, 2021, 12 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Where? Pho Lao Restaurant, 1239 Burkemont Ave, Morganton, NC 28655 (the event will be indoors, but in a private room)
Why? Free professional development for K-12 teachers, with CEUs provided by the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction

For any questions, please be in touch with the associate director of the CAC, Kevin Fogg, at

If you are interested in attending this event, please register with the form below. PLEASE NOTE: space is limited, and your registration is not finalized until you receive an email from Fogg.


November 20, 2021
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Pho Lao Restaurant
1239 Burkemont Ave
Morganton, NC 28655, 28655


Carolina Asia Center
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