Author Archives: Theo Chaojareon

Volunteer Day at Neighborhood Farm Initiative, June 4th

Sign-up to join us for a day in the dirt volunteering with the Neighborhood Farm Initiative. We will meet there June 4 at 9am and work in the garden until about 12:30-1. We will enjoy a pot-luck lunch and one … Continue reading

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Bison and Beef Farm Tour and Dinner, June 18

Update: This event is now SOLD OUT. Please check out some of our other great events! Saturday, June 18 2pm Gunpowder Bison & Trading Co. 1270 Monkton Road Monkton, MD 21111 4pm Roseda Beef Roseda Farm 15317 Carroll Road Monkton, … Continue reading

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‘Queen of the Sun’ to pollinate awareness of honeybee crisis

Director Taggart Siegel will introduce his award-winning  documentary ‘Queen of the Sun: What are the Bees Telling Us?’ at a special screening 7 PM May 10 in the Byrd Auditorium  at the National Conservation Training Center (NCTC). The event is … Continue reading

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EcoFriendly Dinner at Dino, June 5

EcoFriendly Dinner at Dino, June 5, 6:30pm 3435 Connecticut Avenue, Washington DC 20008 Cost: $65/members, $70/non-members Join us for a Tuscan family-style feast prepared by chef/owner Dean Gold of Dino and featuring meats from EcoFriendly Foods. EcoFriendly Foods will also … Continue reading

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Artisanal Foods and Local Wine tasting at Northside Social, May 26

Curious about the artisanal products being turned out of Executive Chef Liam LaCivita’s kitchens in the Liberty Tavern restaurant group? Join us for a happy hour at Northside Social for a unique chance to sample breads, spreads, sausages, and cheeses, … Continue reading

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Foraging: Ramps 2011

For the last few years, a common sight on early spring restaurant menus and in farmers markets has been the Ramp (a.k.a. wild leek). The ramp is a member of the onion family, and it only grows on the East … Continue reading

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9th Annual Clyde’s Farm Dinner, Aug 6th

Update: This event is now SOLD OUT. Please check out some of our other great events! Clyde’s Willow Creek Farm 42920 Broadlands Boulevard Ashburn, VA 20148 Saturday, August 06, 2011 at 5:00 PM Slow Food DC’s event of the year, … Continue reading

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The Ultimate Pig Dinner, May 4

The Ultimate Pig Dinner!! Wednesday, May 4 6:30 p.m. Harry’s Tap Room 2800 Clarendon Boulevard Arlington, VA 22201 703.778.7788 Come to Harry’s Tap Room in Clarendon for the ultimate in “pigging out.” It’s pork (from snout to tail) in a … Continue reading

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Food Justice: Author Event and Discussion, April 6

Featuring Robert Gottlieb, co-author of Food Justice, and D.C. food justice advocate Louise Thundercloud. Organized by D.C. Farm to School, Bread for the City, Slow Food D.C. and Centro Ashé. Wednesday, April 6th 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Bread for the … Continue reading

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“Pig Business” Documentary Highlights Industrial Farming Abuses

The U.S. premiere of the documentary film Pig Business played to a full house at the U.S. Capitol Visitor’s Center on March 9th.  The event was sponsored by the Center for Food Safety and co-sponsored by Slow Food DC and … Continue reading

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