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Open Book/ Open Mind: Lidia Bastianich and Marissa Rothkopf

March 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

This event will be held at our community partner’s location – St. Luke’s Church, 73 South Fullerton Ave, Montclair. Non-perishable food items will be accepted for Toni’s Kitchen at this event.

LIDIA BASTIANICH is the author of 11 cookbooks and the Emmy award-winning host of public television’s Lidia’s Kitchen, which also airs internationally. She is also a judge on MasterChef Junior Italy and Italy’s highly rated daily program La Prova del Cuoco. Lidia owns Felidia, Becco, several other restaurants, and is a partner in the acclaimed Eataly.   She will come to Montclair to discuss her memoir My American Dream: A Life of Love, Family and Food. 

Lidia will be in conversation with Marissa Rothkopf Bates, a Montclair based food writer, columnist of the Newsweek “Gadget Lust” column, and a trained chef from the Institute of Culinary Education.

Tickets to this event can be purchased at the link or by calling 973-744-0500 x 2275 and include a paperback copy of Lidia’s book that can be signed at the event.


St Luke’s Episcopal Church
73 South Fullerton Avenue
Montclair, NJ 07042 United States
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