Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Organization of Chinese Americans Holiday Luncheon, December 8 in Monroeville.

The Pittsburgh chapter of the Organization of Chinese Americans will hold its Holiday Luncheon on December 8 at the Fortune Star Buffet & Grill in Monroeville (map). The guest speaker is Melissa McCart of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.
Our Annual General Meeting and Holiday Luncheon will be held this Saturday, December 8, 2018 at 12:00pm-3:00pm at Fortune Star Buffet and Grill! Unwind from the busy holiday season and catch up with family and friends. The luncheon is open to everyone, not just members, so invite all you know! Please register online, then pay by cash or check at our luncheon. Registration is recommended so we can get a proper head count, but walk-ins are welcome. You will also have a chance to order tickets to our Lunar New Year Banquet on February 2, 2019 at Heinz History Center, so take advantage of early bird pricing!

Our guest speaker this year is Melissa McCart. She is a restaurant reporter and critic for the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette; She has also worked at Newsday on Long Island and as editor of Eater NY in Manhattan, and writes nationally for Saveur, The Washington Post, and other publications. She has recently been awarded a Pulitzer Center grant to report on how changes in immigration laws affect one Pittsburgh Chinese restaurant. You can reach her on Twitter @Melissa McCart on Instagram @melissamccart and at the PG:
The luncheon runs from 12:00 to 3:00 pm and is open to members and non-members alike, though registration is required.