Restauranteurs host Let's Talk Womxn Supper Club Chicago to promote female diversity, inclusion

Kickoff event at Vermilion in River North Friday
CHICAGO (WLS) -- Five women restauranteurs are hosting a special dinner event this weekend.

They're calling it the "Let's Talk Womxn Supper Club Chicago." It's part of a series of dinners to promote female diversity and inclusion.

The kick-off event happens this Friday at Vermilion in River North.

Tickets are on sale Tuesday and Wednesday at and

Friday's in-person dinner and panel will feature Tigist Reda (Demera, Ethiopian), Diana Davila (Mi Tocaya Antojeria, Mexican), Sandra Holl (Floriole, bakery), Laurence Noguier (Bistronomic, French) and Rohini Dey (Vermilion, Indian-Latin).

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The next event will take place June 25, featuring Julia Shell (The Dandy Crown, cocktail bar), Maya-Camille Broussard (Justice of the Pies), Geraldine Hernandez (Savory Crust, empanadas), Mary Aregoni (Saigon Sisters), Rohini Dey (Vermilion, Indian-Latin). It will support #EducateGirls India.

There will also be events July 11, Aug. 27, Sept. 24, Oct. 29 and in November.
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