The community dinners features world cuisine with a Syrian emphasis specially prepared by refugee family members. The dinners are a project of Start Fresh, Inc., St. David’s Episcopal Church and the Islamic Center of New London. The cost is $25 per person. The doors open at 6:00 pm and the meal is served at 6:30 pm at St. David’s Episcopal Church, 284 Stoddard’s Wharf Road, Gales Ferry. The next meals will be available on February 12 and March 9. To purchase tickets online, go to startfreshct.org/dinners or call 860-705-3902. The proceeds benefit Start – The New London Area Refugee Settlement Team.