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Windows Before Walls! BALI DAAN - LUNCH - AUCTION - benefit event at our Emporium

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Windows Before Walls

a benefit to support the completion of ATINA FOODS Outdoor Kitchen and EMPORIUM -

Sunday, June 11th

12:30 - 5 pm

BALI DAAN / SACRED OFFERING- SOUTH INDIAN VEGETARIAN LUNCH - Silent/Live Art/Artisanal Auction - Musical Accompaniment DJ Neva Wartel

Not yet a full ribbon cutting, but help us get there! 

Let's make a living - Together!

At our soon to be completed, Rustic Outdoor Kitchen and Expanded Farm Stand. 

Our plan is to have regular events and dinner at our Outdoor Kitchen and EMPORIUM Farm Stand on Sundays throughout the summer. We started this project on our property last year and look forward to sharing it with you! We are ready to invite you over for a family style full South Indian Vegetarian Lunch, an act of remembrance to reinvigorate our land, an auction of local artists and artisans and and onward with our favorite DJ and Dancing outdoors in front of the wall of manitou, the home of our Atina, Mother goddess of the corn. 


This is a Time based Event, Starts at 12:30 pm

Beginning with the Bali Daan, Sacred Offering (Kerala, India). बलि दान, ബലി ദാനം,  പിതൃതർപ്പൻ, We invite your participation in remembering those who have passed, from your own life, and our present location, and to prepare a traditional offering with us to assist them on their journey, and help to lighten the land we live on. 

*LUNCH will be around 2 pm

MENU: Subject to changes! All Vegetarian, Vegan except for we will be making a Yogurt Dish. Menu will be Something like this, depending on what is fresh at the Saturday market!

  1. Fritter: Potatoes and Spinach

  2. Uluva Kanji: Fenugreek Rice

  3. Kohlrabi coconut yogurt curry (not Vegan). Or other in season vegetable. 

  4. Chickpeas Masala

AUCTION around 3, into music from there. 

AUCTION: Silent part of the auction will be viewable on our website and updated there and at Atina Foods Facebook events page June 4th, Start your bidding!

Art works are viewable on our website here : AUCTION.  Bids are made through email and website will be regularly updated throughout the week, messages will be sent out through fb events if you mark your interest. If this is unclear feel free to email me with any questions atina4464 at gmail dot com, also email me with any bids :)

Live final bidding will happen the Emporium event June 11th. If you can not be there and want to assure your high bid, I can set you up with a proxy bidder! 


ATINA EMPORIUM:  details on parking will be in your ticket. 4464 Rt 32 Catskill, North driveway. 


Please get them in advance so we know how many people to expect! at: 

TICKETS are choose your donation Suggested donation $10 +/Kids under 12 are priced as you feel.

Please get them in advance of June 10th so we know how many people to expect! OR let us know you are coming and we will prepare for you - email us : )

Option 1. >> Buy tickets for WINDOWS Before WALLS! Emporium Luncheon and Bali Daan <<

Option 2. Email us that you want to come and your donation price - You can also come to the Farmers Market with your donation prior to the event This Saturday June 3rd, or Next June 10th, we will be at Kingston 9 - 2pm and Hudson 9 - 1 pm. (Live: We can only accept cash or check at this time)

The sooner the better that we know you can make it!

What your donation will cover: Finishing of Outdoor kitchen; walls, water, electric. Additional clearing to make way for table space, outfitting of slab trailer Expanded Farm Stand, to host objects for sale, pickles, art. Completion of event space and Portable toilet! 

* We will also have PICKLES FROM THE VAULT available for sale. These are a collection of salt pickles made with organic home and nearby grown vegetables. We do not usually bring these to the market as they are not part of our 'official' product line though we do on occasion sell them wholesale to restaurants. They are Delicious and at their prime fermented age!