Gallery: A Taste of India in Vanderhoof

The vibrant colours and flavours of India were brought to over 200 people in Vanderhoof’s Elks Lodge on Feb. 27 evening.



The vibrant colours and flavours of India were brought to over 200 people in Vanderhoof’s Elks Lodge on Feb. 27 evening.

As a fundraiser for Nechako Valley Secondary students’ trip to the India, the event was comprised of a buffet of Indian cuisine, a silent auction that included Indian-themed paintings by students, as well as a live dessert auction emceed by Vanderhoof’s resident auctioneer Ken Threkheld.

Volunteers and elk heads alike were dressed in shimmering saris, and female participants were offered bindi, a jewel to be worn on the forehead.