The Sunday Buzz Music Marathon for Downtown Evening Soup Kitchen
A Noon to Midnight Marathon.
Local songwriters, speakers, poets, and others gather to make some noise and raise some funds for Downtown Evening Soup Kitchen (DESK).
Line-up and schedule to be announced soon, but expect a motley cast of characters.
More on DESK:
DESK provides a consistent source of food to the food insecure and community volunteer options throughout the week in the form of the following DESK programs:
1. Daily free hot Evening Meals: These are served consistently 7 days a week, at 311 Temple St. in downtown New Haven.
2. Daily free Bag Lunches for the working poor & school age kids: These are distributed nightly at the evening meals.
3. Weekly free Food Pantry: Weekly at 311Temple St., Wednesdays from 2-4pm, bags of food are distributed to individuals and families. Families with children receive extra bags dependent on need & supply.
4. Emergency Food Bank: Distribution of emergency food as needed, dependant on supply and demand.
5. Volunteer Programs: DESK provides a variety of volunteer options: Court appointed community service, Yale Hunger Heroes, community service for organizations and individual volunteer options. Sunday- Thursday of every week.
6. Thunder’s Pantry: Weekly free pet food pantry for DESK’s guests at 311 Temple St. This pantry operates at no cost to DESK. All pet food items are donated from private & corporate sources.
7. Senior Program: Blanche’s Buddies for DESK seniors who need nutritional supplements to regular food needs.
Schedule of Performers
12-12:30pm: The Tommys
12:35-12:55pm: Andrew Biagiarelli
1:35-1:55pm: Adam Matlock
2-2:30pm: The Sawtelles
2:35-2:55pm: Dave Hogan
3-3-30pm: Lys Guillorn
3:35-3:55pm: Dot Mitzvah
4-4:20pm: Tom Wolfe + Teo
4:25-4:45pm: Russell Shaddox
4:45-5:15pm: Tuesday Saints
5:15-5:25pm: Words (+ Music?)
5:25-5:55pm: Haunting Titans
5:55-6:05pm: Words (+ Music?)
6:05-6:30pm: Sam Carlson w/ Rob Carlson
6:30-6:40pm Words (+ Music?)
6:40-7pm: Kriss Santala and Steph
7-7:10pm: Words (+ Music?)
7:10-7:30: Calvin Decutlass
7:30-7:40pm: Words (+ Music?)
7:40-8pm: Shellye Valuskas and Dean Falcone
8-8:10pm: Words (+ Music?)
8:10-8:50pm: Bronson Rock
Mistress Leona Star
Mia E Z'Lay
Barbra Joan Streetsan