Corner Post Meats Tour and Potluck

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 with the number of people who will be attending.

Corner Post Meats is located at 10165 Hodgen Road, Colorado Springs, CO 80908.  

New Slow City event

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.

Colorado Farm and Art Market Fall Fundraiser

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.