2009 Events

Eat Local Resource Fair - Sat. Sept. 6, 2014 - 11am-3pm

at the Urban Ecology Center,
in Riverside Park-1500 E. Park Pl,
Milwaukee, WI 53211 - 414-964-8505


 

 

Navigating the Eat Local Network
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.

Pick up information, tips, ideas and tools to help you find and enjoy local foods all year long

Buy food directly from local vendors including 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 you eat locally.
  • 1:00 pm:  Backyard Fruit Production with
    UW-Extension

    Growing your own food is a great way to tap into the fun of local living. Learn how to make compost year round.
  • 2:00 pm:  Almost Cooking
    with Outpost Natural Foods
    Give new life to fridge ‘ingredients’ like leftover deli-style salads or chicken.

Lunch available for purchase from local food trucks.

More details to come!