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World Fest

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Spring Term | Monday, April 22 - Friday, April 26, 2019

A World of Cake
Monday, April 22 | 12:00 - 1:00 PM | Avery Library | Lunch provided
Enjoyed by cultures the world over, cakes are as varied and fascinating as the pastry chefs, home bakers, and street vendors who prepare them. Take your literary sweet tooth on a global tour! Whether you’re indulging in Australian pavlova, Japanese mochi, or Italian panettone, it’s just not a celebration without cake. Author, industrial designer, and faculty at ArtCenter College of Design, Krystina Castella will talk about her book, A World of Cake, with 150 irresistible recipes accompanied by mouthwatering photographs and insights into unique cultural traditions.

Tuesday, April 23 | 12:00 - 1:00 PM | Avery Library | Lunch provided

World Feast: an International Food Fair and Culture Show
Wednesday, April 24 | 4:30 - 6:00 PM | Avery Courtyard | Feast $5 (cash only)
For just $5 a plate, enjoy a taste of the world!  Food provided by Caltech student clubs, staff, and community volunteers. Enjoy a variety of instrumental, vocal, dance and other cultural performances from 5:30 - 6:00 PM. There is no fee to enjoy the Culture Show.

Thursday, April 25 | 12:00 - 1:00 PM | Avery Library | Lunch provided

Friday, April 26 | 12:00 - 1:00 PM | Avery Library | Lunch provided

World Fest celebrates the cultural diversity of our campus community and is brought to you the International Offices and the Caltech Y. For a list of past years' programming, please see the World Fest archives.

Special thanks to all student, staff, and community volunteers!