Rep. Mike Thompson will take his annual pasta dinner online this year because of the coronavirus pandemic.
The event will be Sunday, Aug. 9. Attendees can pick up their meals from one of two participating restaurants from 2-4 p.m. and the dinner itself will be from 5-6 p.m. via Zoom.
Thompson, D-St. Helena, will be joined by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-San Francisco, former Rep. Gabby Giffords, D-Arizona, and Rep. Lauren Underwood, D-Illinois.
St. Helena’s Tre Posti and Napa’s Southside Century will be making the meals.
Proceeds will be donated directly to Community Action of Napa Valley (CANV) Food Bank and Meals on Wheels, serving all of Napa County from American Canyon, Angwin, Pope Valley, Lake Berryessa, St. Helena, Yountville and Napa.
The deadline to sign up for dinner is Wednesday, Aug. 5. People who sign up will receive Zoom instructions just before the start of the event. RSVP at mikethompsonforcongress.com.
For more information, call Mary Jane Bowker at (707) 226-8989.
Editor’s note: this item has been amended to correct the date of the event.
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