Food and Story: Joong


Tuesday July 25


7:00 PM  –  8:30 PM

All food has a story to tell. Hear the riveting legend behind the traditional Chinese rice dumpling called joong, aka zongzi, from veteran storytellers, filmmakers, and community activators Tay & Val. Eat sweet and savory versions of joong from the local historic establishment Fortuna Cafe and learn about the evolution of Chinese-American food in Seattle’s International District with food anthropologist and activist Maxine Chan.

MOHAI Members receive up to 2 General Public tickets priced at $10 each.

  • Membership discount is applied at checkout.
  • Members need to sign in! Click on the button in the upper right-hand corner of this page.
  • Need an account? Register here
  • To renew your membership or for questions about your log-in, contact the Membership Department at, 206-324-1126 ext 194.
  • For questions about your ticket purchase or the event itself, contact the Public Programs Department at, 206-324-1126 ext 108.