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Tickets On Sale for 9th Annual Empty Bowls Dinner to Support the Franklin Food Pantry

Rep. Jeff Roy (D-Franklin) works with members of the Franklin High School Empty Bowls Club to create a ceramic piece to be auctioned at the 9th Annual Empty Bowls Dinner on May 23, 2024.

Tickets for the 9th Annual Empty Bowls Dinner are on sale now! The event will be held on Thursday, May 23, 2024, at the Franklin High School cafeteria from 6 to 8 p.m. The Empty Bowls Club students have been hard at work making hundreds of bowls for this upcoming community event. There will be a simple dinner of soup and bread, music from FHS students, a ceramic bowl for each attendee, a silent auction, and more. All proceeds from the event will support the Franklin Food Pantry. Online tickets are $22 for adults and $12 for students/children 18 years old and younger. Prices increase to $25/$15 respectively at the door on the day of the event. Visit  or visit

The Empty Bowls Club is also selling t-shirts as a fundraiser for the Club. All proceeds will directly benefit the Empty Bowls Club to help with the costs of clay and glaze. Shirts will be distributed at the event. If you would like to purchase a t-shirt,please visit

Show support for the community by becoming an Empty Bowls sponsor. Sponsorship opportunities start at $250. Click for more information or email Jen Johnson, Major Gifts Coordinator [email protected].