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Please join us to celebrate food and community at the 2014 Fondy Farm Feast.Find out more »
UW-Extension Family Living Educators from Milwaukee and Waukesha County are offering 2 classes on food preservation in August at the Milwaukee County UW-Extension office (and you can get here from there – but you might need some directions!). See the Milwaukee County website for information on the construction and routes to access their office (http://milwaukee.uwex.edu/ ).
View the flyer for more information: http://milwaukee.uwex.edu/files/2014/06/food-preservation-at-UWEX-2014.pdfFind out more »
The Eat Local Resource Fair is an annual opportunity to celebrate local food. It offers tools, tips and ideas to take the Eat Local Challenge and to eat locally all year long.Meet & buy food directly from local vendors i…ncluding Angelic Bakehouse, Becky’s Bissful Bakery, The Noisy Kettle, Really goods, Stone Creeek Coffee and Top Note Tonics. Get your canning supplies & equipment from Blifferts Hardware.
Participate in useful workshops:
• 12:00 pm: Eating Healthy and Local with Slow Food WISE
Learn how to go beyond produce as …
Wellspring offers a series of monthly cooking classes, inspiring students based on veggies during their peak season! In each class, a chef leads demos and tastings, and provides healthy cooking tips. Wine served to accompany each tasting and recipe handouts to take home. Assorted root vegetables will be the highlighted produce items for October! This category includes carrots, beets, parsnips, rutabaga, celeriac, and more!
Cost: $30 for those pre-registered the Monday before, $35 at the door (if openings)
For more info and to register: (847) 946-5565 or …Find out more »
Wellspring’s annual Free Farm Festival, Agri-CULTURE Fest – is a celebration of the culture in agriculture and all things local, organic and sustainable! Enjoy: Live music Local food and craft vendors Food options including local, organic, gluten-free, vegetarian… you name it! Hayrides Pumpkin Painting and Activities for kids “Farmer Olympics” for all ages Free educational workshops including a wild edibles walk, backyard bee keeping basics, cooking demonstrations, and more! For more info: (847) 946-5565 or www.wellspringinc.orFind out more »
It’s time to celebrate the autumn and all of its delicious bounty!
Join us for Apple Sauced! 2014 — a harvest event that is sweet, spirited and oh-so-much fun.
We’ll have fall themed food & drink samples from vendors including 5 Lilies, Afro-Fusion Cuisine, Amilinda, Bartolotta’s Lake Park Bistro, Honeypie Cafe, Island Orchard Cider, Juniper 61, Larry’s Market, Purple Door Ice Cream, Sassy Cow Creamery and MORE!
Meanwhile, our gracious hosts at Great Lakes Distillery will be providing libations at a cash bar in the tasting room. And …
Stop by and see the greenhouse that your donations helped to renovate and build! We will also be selling a variety of organic veggie and herb seedlings to plant in your home or community garden this spring. All plant sale profits will benefit the Giving Garden initiative.
www.nugenesisfarm.org for the complete list of plants that will be available.Find out more »
Join us June 17, 2015 from 6-8PM at Creative Fire to paint your own Slow Food Garden snail! For $20 you will get your own clay garden snail to paint and add your to your beautiful backyard garden. Light snacks and refreshments will be provided. Space is limited to 20 participants so save your seat now!Find out more »