Operation Food Search's Pasta for Packs

October 21, midnight

Virtual cooking class 3147265355

Operation Food Search (OFS), a non-profit hunger relief organization, will hold its first Pasta for Packs led by James Beard award-winning chef Gerard Craft. The virtual cooking class will be held Wed., Oct. 21 from 7 to 8:30 p.m.

Chef Craft will guide beginners and foodies alike through the preparation of a salad and fresh pasta dish with meal kits curated by his Clayton restaurant Pastaria. The interactive event is presented by OFS’s Friends Board, a dynamic group of young professionals vested in feeding the community’s hungry. Proceeds from Pasta for Packs will support Operation Backpack, which provides weekend meals to food-insecure kids throughout the school year.

Tickets, which are $75 for two adults and $40 for two children, include virtual event access plus ingredients for a salad and pasta dish for two. Cocktail tickets are $20 for two adults, and mocktail tickets are $12 for two people. Drink tickets include virtual event access plus ingredients. Pastaria meal and drink kits are available for pick up at Operation Food Search located at 1644 Lotsie Blvd. in Overland, as well as Pastaria located at 7734 Forsyth Blvd. in Clayton.

To make reservations or learn about sponsorship opportunities, call (314) 726-5355 or visit http://www.operationfoodsearch.org.