Enriching Life, Increasing Knowledge: Locavore Eating

May 23, Tuesday         10 am – Noon

Mary Nelen of Old Chatham, a writer & photographer who teachers farm to table cooking at Stanton Home in Great Barrington.  She is the author of “Feast or Fascism:Recipes for the Emergency”, to be published in Spring 2017 by Levellers Press.

Event location – Malden Bridge Community Center

Local food“, “local food movement” or “locavores” are a movement which aims to connect food producers and food consumers in the same geographic region, in order to develop more self-reliant and resilient food networks; improve local economies; or to have an impact on the health, environment, community, or society of a particular place. (Wiki)

Get savvy about the concept and benefits of locavore eating. Learn about local grains, break making and experience a cooking demonstration featuring waffles made from local grain.

This event is FREE.  Please call to register and for more information – 766-3211.

This program is funded in part with a grant from the Fund for Columbia County, a fund of Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation.  We are very grateful for their support.

Enriching Life, Increasing Life: Healthy Appetizers

June 6, Tuesday    10 am – Noon

Event location – Malden Bridge Community Center

Maria Cosenza demonstrates making some healthy appetizers.  It will be a fun time preparing these and tasting them.

Please call the Library at 766-3211 for registration.  Events are open to anyone of any town or hamlet, and FREE.

These programs are funded, in part, by a grant from the Fund for Columbia County of the Berkshire Taconic Foundation. We are grateful for their support.