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Join us Tuesday, July 15th at 5:30 pm SHARP for a wood fired outdoor pizza party at the home of Steve Shapson (AKA the Cheesemaker).
Learn pizza-making from the jack of all trades when it comes to home cooking! Steve will educate us on brick oven construction, pizza making from scratch, and dutch oven cooking in the outdoor oven.
$5 covers the costs of the beverages (cider and water), salad, and the basic pizza making supplies: dough, sauce, and cheese. Gluten-free crusts will also be available. Feel …Find out more »
At Wellspring – 4382 Hickory Rd. West Bend, WI 53090
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 are available to take home. Highlighted seasonal produce for July is Culinary Herbs! Cost: $30 till 7/7, $35 after. For more info and to register: (847) 946-5565 or www.wellspringinc.orgFind out more »
Join us at Hinterland Gastropub to learn more about Slow Food’s Slow Meat Initiative, to learn about some of Wisconsin’s local sustainable meat farmers, and to enjoy some delicious creations!
Wednesday, June 18th at Hinterland Erie Street Gastropub.
Cocktails begin at 6:30 pm, dinner at 7:00pm.
The night’s menu will feature meat from local farms including:
Golden Bear Farm
Pinn Oak Ridge Farms
and will include five courses with wine pairings.
During dinner, you will learn about each of the farmers, their sustainability efforts, and about the Slow Meat Initiative.
Thursday, June 12th – 6 to 8 pm Seasonal Produce Cooking – Asparagus – Chef Greg Leon
Wellspring offers a series of monthly cooking classes, inspiring attendees 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. Highlighted seasonal produce for the June class is asparagus! Cost: $30 till 6/9, $35 after. – $160 for the entire 6 class series
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Sunday, June 8th – 2 to 6 pm Dr. Bronner Birthday Party – Free to the Public
Free food, music, games and fun for the public! Bring your bathing suits as the event will feature a soap–foam blaster, showering willing partygoers with Bronner’ famous organic and fair-trade soap. www.wellspringinc.org or (847) 946-5565Find out more »
Monday, June 2nd – 6:30 to 8 pm – ‘Bringing it Home’ Documentary Screening – Celebrating Hemp Week 2014
At the Urban Ecology Center – 1500 E. Park Place Milwaukee, WI 53211
In honor of Hemp History Week, Wellspring Education Center is hosting a screening of the documentary ‘Bringing it Home”
Industrial hemp is a non-psychoactive plant, grown in 31 other countries that makes 1,000′s of sustainable products and offers solutions for global warming, nutrition, poverty and deforestation. Here in the U.S., hemp could be a money-making crop for farmers …Find out more »
Get your hands dirty and learn where our food comes from! Preschoolers will meet the chickens, try new veggies and participate in garden based games, songs and activities! Cost: $6 per child. www.wellspringinc.org www.wellspringinc.org or (847) 946-5565Find out more »
Event: Stop by Wellspring for the annual Spring Gardening Prep Event. Organically grown seedlings will be available for purchase. Free gardening workshops open to the public and taking place throughout the day. Local and sustainable gardening supply vendors will be on site as well, including Purple Cow Organics Compost and Potting Soil.
Organic Seedlings Available:
Free Organic Gardening Workshops:
It Starts in the Soil: Growing organically for high quality, nutrient-dense vegetables.
Composting: Learn composting basics to start your own composting system
Food Forests 101: Learn to …