Two groups that are supporting Occupy Buffalo—Food Not Bombs, who bring us lunch every Saturday, and the Buffalo Barn-raisers, who post and host events related to Occupy Buffalo—are having events this weekend.

Food Not Bombs Benefit Show
Saturday, January 28th
5-8pm   at
the Vault, 702 Main St. $6

The Stamplickers (Amy’s Place dance music cover band) and Sister Shade (Pat Cain’s band) will be playing.  We’ll be raffling off items and gift cards from local businesses including Campus Wheel Works, 5 Points Bakery, Amy’s Place, Blue Wave Martial Arts & Rusted Grain.  There will be snacks.
Food Not Bombs is an organization dedicated to preparing and sharing free healthy vegan meals made from food that would otherwise be discarded.  Food Not Bombs shares food in protest of war and poverty.

Buffalo Barn Raisers’ Birthday Bash & Sunday Soup
Sunday January 29th
4-7pm   at
the Adam Mickiewicz Library and Dramatic Circle
612 Fillmore Ave.
potluck style, $5 with a dish; $10 without

Buffalo Barn Raisers, in collaboration with Sugar City andBuffalo First!, are hosting Sunday Soup.  Sunday Soup is a grassroots micro-funding initiative that invites attendants to pay a small price for a shared meal (potluck style, $5 with a dish; $10 without), the proceeds of which will be given as a grant to support a community-oriented project voted on by everyone at the event.