The Thai Fruit-Carving program that was scheduled at George Memorial Library for Saturday (Aug 10) has been cancelled. The presenter injured her hand and is unable to carve fruit.
Fort Bend County Libraries’ George Memorial Library will present a demonstration of “Edible Centerpieces: Thai Fruit-Carving” on Saturday, Aug.10, beginning at 11:30 a.m., in the meeting room of the library, located at 1001 Golfview in Richmond.
The program is presented by Sucharee Yossunthorn, who attended the Culinary Academy of Las Vegas and received professional training for carving in Bangkok, Thailand.
Yossunthorn will discuss the history of this traditional Thai art, and will demonstrate how to carve colorful fruits and vegetables into exquisite flowers, leaves, and garnishes that are suitable for special events.
The program is free and open to the public.
For more information, see the Fort Bend County Libraries website (www.fortbend.lib.tx.us), or call George Memorial Library (281-342-4455) or the library system’s Communications Office (281-633-4734).