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Eat Local Challenge – Milwaukee

Eat Local Challenge – Milwaukee

Sep 1, 2013 - Sep 14, 2013

Gleaning at the Hunger Task Force Farm with Tikkun Ha-Ir

Gleaning at the Hunger Task Force Farm with Tikkun Ha-Ir

Sep 1, 2013 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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Eat Local Challenge – Milwaukee

Eat Local Challenge – Milwaukee

Sep 1, 2013 - Sep 14, 2013

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Eat Local Challenge – Milwaukee

Eat Local Challenge – Milwaukee

Sep 1, 2013 - Sep 14, 2013

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Eat Local Challenge – Milwaukee

Eat Local Challenge – Milwaukee

Sep 1, 2013 - Sep 14, 2013

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Eat Local Challenge – Milwaukee

Eat Local Challenge – Milwaukee

Sep 1, 2013 - Sep 14, 2013

Victory Garden Iniative – Community Potluck Picnic! Food Swap

Victory Garden Iniative – Community Potluck Picnic! Food Swap

Sep 5, 2013 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Got too much kale? Overloaded with tomatoes? Overflowing with jars of home-canned grape jelly? Come to September’s Community Potluck to trade for something you need! Bring all your excess homegrown, home-made, or local food. We’ll have a good ol’ fashioned food swap from 5:30-6, then follow it up with a potluck dinner and discussion about urban homesteading in Milwaukee. If you don’t have anything to swap, no worries! Just come by at 6 p.m. instead. Don’t forget to bring: -extra food for the swap -a prepared ...

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Eat Local Challenge – Milwaukee

Eat Local Challenge – Milwaukee

Sep 1, 2013 - Sep 14, 2013

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Eat Local Challenge – Milwaukee

Eat Local Challenge – Milwaukee

Sep 1, 2013 - Sep 14, 2013

Food Preservation Workshop – Tomatoes

Food Preservation Workshop – Tomatoes

Sep 7, 2013 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Learn to preserve your garden or farmers market bounty and eat local all year long. Mary Ann, the founder of Wellspring has over 35 years of food preservation experience. Join her as she shares not only her tasty recipes, but knowledge on food preservation safety.

Learn food preservation techniques such as canning, freezing, and dehydrating in this hands on class. Bring home a jar of canned garden goodies.

Cost: $35 till 9/5, $40 after. (847) 946-5565 or www.wellspringinc.org

Gleaning at the Hunger Task Force Farm with Tikkun Ha-Ir

Gleaning at the Hunger Task Force Farm with Tikkun Ha-Ir

Sep 7, 2013 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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Eat Local Challenge – Milwaukee

Eat Local Challenge – Milwaukee

Sep 1, 2013 - Sep 14, 2013

Gleaning at the Hunger Task Force Farm with Tikkun Ha-Ir

Gleaning at the Hunger Task Force Farm with Tikkun Ha-Ir

Sep 8, 2013 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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Eat Local Challenge – Milwaukee

Eat Local Challenge – Milwaukee

Sep 1, 2013 - Sep 14, 2013

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Eat Local Challenge – Milwaukee

Eat Local Challenge – Milwaukee

Sep 1, 2013 - Sep 14, 2013

Preschoolers and Parents Farm Morning

Preschoolers and Parents Farm Morning

Sep 10, 2013 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am

Preschoolers and their parents plant seeds, play nature based games, enjoy a garden snack, meet the chickens and learn where our food comes from! Ages 2–5 welcome. 
Cost: $5 per child. www.wellspringinc.org or (847) 946-5565.

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Eat Local Challenge – Milwaukee

Eat Local Challenge – Milwaukee

Sep 1, 2013 - Sep 14, 2013

Friends of Real Food Potluck – How to Save Our Local Heritage

Friends of Real Food Potluck – How to Save Our Local Heritage

Sep 11, 2013 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Wednesday, September 11th Friend’s of Real Food Potluck at the Urban Ecology Center – Riverside Park   Slow Food’s Ark of Taste: How to Save Our Local Heritage Enjoy a cooking demonstration and learn how we can preserve our local food heritage Learn what local heritage foods we can work to save in our area through the Slow Food Ark of Taste, a catalog of over 200 foods that are in danger of extinction. You?ll gain a greater understanding of biodiversity and why it matters. You will also find ...

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Eat Local Challenge – Milwaukee

Eat Local Challenge – Milwaukee

Sep 1, 2013 - Sep 14, 2013

Seasonal Produce Cooking Class – Peppers

Seasonal Produce Cooking Class – Peppers

Sep 12, 2013 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Wellspring offers a series of monthly cooking classes, inspiring students based on veggies during their peak season! In each class, organic cooking coach KC Thorson leads demos and tastings, and provides healthy cooking tips. Wine pairings for each dish, and recipe handouts to take home. Highlighted seasonal produce for the September class is peppers, both hot and sweet!

Cost: $25 till 9/10, $30 after. For more info and to register: (847) 946-5565 or www.wellspringinc.org

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Eat Local Challenge – Milwaukee

Eat Local Challenge – Milwaukee

Sep 1, 2013 - Sep 14, 2013

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Eat Local Challenge – Milwaukee

Eat Local Challenge – Milwaukee

Sep 1, 2013 - Sep 14, 2013

Harvest at the Homestead

Harvest at the Homestead

Sep 14, 2013 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Harvest at the Homestead

Visit Slow Food WiSE at the Harvest at the Homestead Farmers’ Market in Hales Corners on the following dates: Saturday, September 14th Saturday, September 28th Saturday, October 26th all from 8:00 am to 12:00 pmLook for Robert selling tomatillos, mint, oregano, apples, pears, gooseberry cuttings, Aunt Molly’s ground cherry tomatoes, and even a Milwaukee Apple tree. He provides musical entertainment as well, what a treat! The Homestead is located at 9724 W Forest Home Ave in Hales Corners. Right now they will match SNAP/Quest funds used ...

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Foraging for Wild Mushrooms

Foraging for Wild Mushrooms

Sep 15, 2013 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Experts from the Wisconsin Mycological Society teach participants how to identify edible mushrooms and lead a hunt for seasonal fungi. Bring home what you collect! 
  Cost: $25 till 9/12, $30 after. (847) 946-5565 or www.wellspringinc.org

Gleaning at the Hunger Task Force Farm with Tikkun Ha-Ir

Gleaning at the Hunger Task Force Farm with Tikkun Ha-Ir

Sep 15, 2013 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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Beaver Dam Pepper Centennial Celebration

Beaver Dam Pepper Centennial Celebration

Sep 21, 2013 - Sep 22, 2013

This September, it has been 100 years that Joe Hussli brought the pepper seeds with him, when he came over to the new world from Hungary. He settled in Beaver Dam , Wisconsin, and started cultivating the pepper that must have meant so much to him. If you were to pack two bags only and move to the other part of the world – what would you pack!?

Joe passed the seeds to neighbors and friends and the pepper became known as the Beaver Dam Pepper. ...

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Beaver Dam Pepper Centennial Celebration

Beaver Dam Pepper Centennial Celebration

Sep 21, 2013 - Sep 22, 2013

This September, it has been 100 years that Joe Hussli brought the pepper seeds with him, when he came over to the new world from Hungary. He settled in Beaver Dam , Wisconsin, and started cultivating the pepper that must have meant so much to him. If you were to pack two bags only and move to the other part of the world – what would you pack!?

Joe passed the seeds to neighbors and friends and the pepper became known as the Beaver Dam Pepper. ...

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Harvest at the Homestead

Harvest at the Homestead

Sep 28, 2013 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Harvest at the Homestead

Visit Slow Food WiSE at the Harvest at the Homestead Farmers’ Market in Hales Corners on the following dates: Saturday, September 14th Saturday, September 28th Saturday, October 26th all from 8:00 am to 12:00 pmLook for Robert selling tomatillos, mint, oregano, apples, pears, gooseberry cuttings, Aunt Molly’s ground cherry tomatoes, and even a Milwaukee Apple tree. He provides musical entertainment as well, what a treat! The Homestead is located at 9724 W Forest Home Ave in Hales Corners. Right now they will match SNAP/Quest funds used ...

Foraging for Fall Wild Edibles Workshop

Foraging for Fall Wild Edibles Workshop

Sep 28, 2013 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Collect, harvest, and taste wild edibles currently in season. Learn about foraging safety, ethics, and plant families. After the foray, enjoy appetizers featuring plants found on the walk. Bring home what you collect as well as recipe handouts. 
Cost: $30 till 9/26, $35 after. www.wellspringinc.org or (847) 946-5565.

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Milwaukee Film Festival – Oma and Bella Showing

Milwaukee Film Festival – Oma and Bella Showing

Sep 29, 2013 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Milwaukee Film Festival We are thrilled to be a returning Community Partner of the Milwaukee Film Festival! Click here to view their 2013 program “pick up” locations or download it. Please join Slow Food WiSE as we support one film in particular, Oma and Bella. The film dates, times and locations are September 29th, 12:30 p.m. at the Downer and October 2nd, 4:45 p.m. at Fox Bay. We encourage you to view as many films as possible during the 2013 Festival!

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Regina Karolinski and Bella Katz are ...

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