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Taste of Yorkville "Culture Matters"

Join District 115's Bilingual Parent Advisory Council (BPAC) in a virtual travel excursion! The second annual Taste of Yorkville "Culture Matters," held during Celebrate Diversity Month, aims to help participants recognize and celebrate the diverse cultural differences and similarities between Yorkville CUSD 115 families.

Interested participants are asked to submit a 5-10 minute video that showcases aspects of their culture/country. This will allow others to travel the world experiencing their culture through artifacts, music, dance, food, arts, literature, and more. Those interested in participating should complete a Participant Form.

Featured Cultures

  • China
  • Cuba
  • Germany
  • Guatemala
  • Mexico
  • Norway
  • Serbia
  • Sweden
  • Turkey
  • Venezuela 

Event Partners

This year's Taste of Yorkville Committee worked with local business partners to promote the cultures featured in this year's event. The committee would like to thank the businesses below for their generous donations to this year's event.

  • Cancun Cafe and Mexican Grill
  • Flight Tasting Room
  • Southbank Original Barbecue
  • Sweet Temptations

Questions may be directed to Michael Camp at



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