Monthly Archives: February 2011

Pig Business, March 9th

Pig Business Screening Wednesday, March 9, 2011 6 – 8 PM The Capitol Visitors Center U.S. Capitol, Washington D.C Free and open to the public The Center for Food Safety (CFS) is pleased to sponsor the first U.S. screening of … Continue reading

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Local Restaurants for Local Kids, March 3rd

On Thursday March, 3rd, 2011, portions of proceeds from a handful of great farm to table restaurants in Washington, DC will go to the D.C. Farm to School Network!  Support two great causes – locally-owned restaurants that source from farms … Continue reading

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Growing a Garden City in DC, March 15th

This is a sponsored event of Slow Food DC! GROWING A GARDEN CITY IN D.C. Tuesday, March 15, 2011, 6:30 p.m. Busboys & Poets @ 14th & V 2021 14th St NW, Washington, DC 20009 Jeremy N. Smith, writer for … Continue reading

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Recap: Rooting DC 2011, Feb 19th

One great way to ensure you have good, clean, fair food is to grow your own. That’s maybe a Slow Food twist on what was in essence the DIY ethos of the recent Rooting DC 2011 Conference. Held Saturday, February … Continue reading

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16 April 2011: DC urban farm bike tour, young farmer documentary, and local food reception

What better way to celebrate responsibly-produced, local food than by meeting farmers and food lovers in your area at an urban farm, food, film, and bicycling extravaganza on a beautiful Saturday afternoon in April? As part of the premiere of … Continue reading

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8 March 2011 Beer + Bus Bash: Help get DC’s first mobile farmers’ market on the road!

Looking for something to do on Mardi Gras? Come support Arcadia’s effort to bring fresh, local food all around the city via the District’s first mobile farmers’ market. From 4-8pm on March 8, come by for complimentary small bites and … Continue reading

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Rooting DC 2011, Feb 19th

Check out Rooting DC this Saturday 9:30 – 4pm, February 19th. Rooting DC is an annual urban gardening forum with several great educational seminars. For more information and to register go to: http://fieldtoforknetwork.org/rootingdc/rooting-dc-2011/ It’s only fair to share…

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TEDx: Changing the Way We Eat, Feb 12

This Saturday, Feb 12th, there will be a FREE live streamed event discussing how we can shift our industrial food system to one that provides good, clean, fair food for all. An incredible lineup of speakers including Slow Food USA … Continue reading

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Homemade Breads and Spreads to Share with Friends and Family, March 13, 2011

Update: This event is now SOLD OUT. Thanks for your interest. Check out our April Slow U event on bread if you couldn’t make this one Chef Ken at Falls Church’s unique Open Kitchen—a restaurant, a catering kitchen, and a … Continue reading

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Recap: Slow Food DC Winter Potluck Celebration

Had a great event last month! All the food was amazing and we met a lot of new people. We had a lot of folks interested in helping out this year which is great. We’ll be contacting you all soon … Continue reading

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