If you are interested in learning more about Grains, check into the Grain School being presented by University of Colorado Colorado Springs and the Rocky Mountain Seed Alliance. There may still be room in the 3 day school, or come for the Public Forum on the evening of Jan 16.
Thank you to Adrienne and Corner Post Meats
for the great tour and their hospitality last Sunday. It was a beautiful day to be out on the ranch.
As usual, the Slow Food members brought delicious food for the potluck. Slow Food members are such good cooks!
If you would like to see the recipes for what was brought to this potluck, please look under Member Recipes.
Slow Food Colorado Springs is planning a tour of Corner Post Meats, with a potluck to follow, on Sunday, October 25. The one hour tour will start at1 pm, and we will plan to eat at around 2:30. If you have not been to Corner Post, you will find it to be a beautiful spot with a wonderful story.
Bring a dish to share, and a beverage of your choice. The steering committee will be cooking some examples of Corner Post meats for sharing.
Please RSVP by email to email@example.com with the number of people who will be attending.
Corner Post Meats is located at 10165 Hodgen Road, Colorado Springs, CO 80908.
We also wish to let our members know about a Colorado College event being held from 4:00 to 6 PM on Friday, September 25, 2015, at the Russell T. Tutt Science Lecture Hall (Room 122).
William Powers, author of “green living” bestseller “Twelve by Twelve”, will read from his new book, “New Slow City: Living Simply in the World’s Fastest City” followed by a discussion and book signing. A light, “rescued” dinner will be served afterwards. The event is free and open to the public.
Come join us at the Colorado Farm and Art Market Fall Fundraiser at 3:30 PM on Sunday, September 27, 2015 at the Margarita at Pine Creek. Slow Food Colorado Springs will be helping to sponsor this event, which will be a Colorado Wine Tasting with the wonderful chefs at The Margarita preparing hors d’oeuvres from fresh, local food provided by our local CFAM vendors and farmers. Come support the Colorado Farm and Art Market, and Slow Food Colorado Springs, while you mingle with your friends and enjoy local food and drink. Prices are $65.00 per person (in advance), $55.00 for for Slow Food members. For more information or to purchase tickets, please go to the CFAM website.
Summer Markets begin June 10
Wednesdays 4PM – 7PM at Ivywild School
1604 South Cascade Rd.
Colorado Springs, CO 80905
Saturdays 9AM – 1PM at Margarita at Pine Creek
7350 Pine Creek Rd.
Colorado Springs, CO 80919
Don’t miss Opening Day!
Come to Ivywild on Saturday from 10 am to 2 pm to support the CFAM market as well as to find some great local products. Hope to see you there!!
If you are interested in helping to build a robust and resilient local food system, please be sure to attend the PPFF2 event on 2/28/15.
To register, visit http://www.greencitiescoalition.net/. For more information, contact Steve Saint at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (719) 632-6189.
Hope you were at Ivywild today – it was a good market. And don’t forget – the Winter market at The Margarita is next Saturday, December 6. Hope to see you there.