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Village Green Street Fair

Village Green Street Fair

Jun 1, 2013 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

VillageGreen Street Fair is a family-oriented outdoor festival that aims to provide information about green, organic, and eco-friendly products and services. Companies, artisans, entertainers, and speakers blend together in a fun and friendly environment to promote global interests and personal well-being. Village Green Street Fair goers can learn about the advantages of taking steps towards living a healthier and greener life.

Pick up your Ark of Taste Veggies on Saturday at the Village Green Street Fair in Wauwatosa from 9 am – 2 pm. You’ll find ...


Dr. Bronner Birthday Party – Free to the Public

Dr. Bronner Birthday Party – Free to the Public

Jun 2, 2013 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Join us for soapy celebrations in honor of long time friend of Wellspring, Ralph Bronner’s, of Dr. Bronner’s Magic Soap, Birthday! Bring your bathing suit as the organic soap foam machine will be back! Free food, music, games, performers and fun for the public!



Slow Food WiSE Board Meeting

Slow Food WiSE Board Meeting

Jun 6, 2013 @ 7:00 am - 9:00 am

Board meetings are held monthly. If you would like to attend, please contact our current leader, Barb Heinen, at bheinen@slowfoodwise.org.


Worm Bin Workshop

Worm Bin Workshop

Jun 8, 2013 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Worms are great way to compost those kitchen scraps and a great learning tool for youth! Learn about vermiculture and how to start a home worm composting system.

-Learn how to handle and collect worm castings, black gold for your garden!

- Create your own worm bin to take home.

Cost: $40 till 6/6, $50 after – Includes portable worm bin and worms 
- for additional students from the same household – $20/ person (those sharing one worm bin). For more info and to register: (847) 946-5565 or ...


Seasonal Produce Cooking Class – Rhubarb!

Seasonal Produce Cooking Class – Rhubarb!

Jun 13, 2013 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Learn to prepare rhubarb during its’ peak season! A local chef will lead demos, tastings and tips of a menu showcasing rhubarb. Wine pairings and recipes handouts to take home. Cost: $25 before 4/30, $30 after. www.wellspringinc.org or (847) 946-5565.


KASANA Presents: TAPAS 101 with Chef Gregory Leon

KASANA Presents: TAPAS 101 with Chef Gregory Leon

Jun 17, 2013 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

The Chef - A recent transplant to Milwaukee, Chef Gregory León was originally born in Oklahoma but grew up around the kitchen table in Venezuela. For the past eighteen years he has been cooking his way up the line in some of the hottest kitchens in San Francisco, including Hibiscus, Poesia, and Tapeo. Gregory describes his style of cooking as uncomplicated but with depth, always seasonal and with a soul. He is fond of the flavors of Spain, Portugal and The Deep South. Follow this guy on Twitter @ChefGregLeon !


4 Dishes

1) Tortilla de Patatas : Classic Potato and Onion ...


Food Preservation Class

Food Preservation Class

Jun 22, 2013 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Eat local all year long! Learn food preservation techniques such as canning, freezing, and dehydrating in this hands on class. Bring home a jar of canned garden goodies – Think strawberry rhubarb jam! 
Cost: $30 till 6/20, $35 after. For more info and to register: (847) 946-5565 or www.wellspringinc.org


Braise Garlic Fest

Braise Garlic Fest

Jun 23, 2013 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Second Annual Braise Garlic Fest!

What sounds more amazing than spending an entire day celebrating garlic?

Braise offers local, seasonal dishes sourced from more than 400 area farmers and producers. The menu changes frequently depending on the season and typically features pork, beef, chicken and several vegetarian dishes. Many gluten-free options are available. Bread and pastries are fired in a brick oven, which guests can view from the food bar. Cocktails are house-made and highlight local flavors. A carefully selected wine list complements every palate, and the ...


Slow Food WiSE Volunteer Orientation!

Slow Food WiSE Volunteer Orientation!

Jun 26, 2013 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Come meet current board members and learn more about the organization and all of our current volunteer opportunities!

Estabrook Beer Garden Wednesday, June 26th 6:30 pm to 8 pm Register for this event here. If you’d like to get involved but can’t attend the meeting, please send a message to schartrand@slowfoodwise.org.