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Potato Day at Grade A Gardens, April 23

Want to help stock local food pantries with local produce? Join Farmer Jordan at Grade A Gardens next Sunday, April 23, and help plant potatoes! Here’s the Potato Planting ‘Party’ info: When: Sunday, April 23 11-2 PM Where: Grade A … Continue reading

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Slow Food Soup Potluck February 19

We’re cooking up an instant (lol) get-together next weekend: just add friends (and some soup). The Slow Food Des Moines annual Winter Soup Potluck is coming up Sunday, February 19, at the Cherry Glen Learning Farm. Time: 3 – 5 … Continue reading

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Permaculture Classes at Cherry Glen

Slow Food Des Moines board members Sue and Ray Meylor are hosting a series of Permaculture classes over the next several weeks. Permaculture is the development of agricultural ecosystems which are intended to be sustainable and self-sufficient. Taught by Jeff … Continue reading

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Goodbye, November: Soup and Cookie Night, November 30

Let’s bid this month farewell, and get psyched up for what’s shaping up to be a very busy December. Slow Food Des Moines is hosting an informal weeknight soup and cookie meetup this Wednesday, November 30, 6 – 8:30 pm. … Continue reading

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Volunteer Opportunity: Meals From the Heartland, December 9

What are you doing Friday, December 9? If you have a few hours free that afternoon, we invite you to join Slow Food Des Moines from 1:00 – 3:00 pm, as we work a volunteer shift at Meals From the … Continue reading

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Celebrate Terra Madre Day, December 10

Terra Madre Day, Saturday, December 10, is Slow Food International’s annual day to promote the diversity of food traditions and production, and show how the Slow Food network is using its creativity and knowledge to express our love for the … Continue reading

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2016 Slow Food Harvest Potluck: Sunday, October 9

Slow Food Des Moines’ annual Fall Harvest Potluck is coming up next week! Join like-minded Slow Food supporters for an early autumn potluck meal next Sunday, October 9, from 4 – 6 pm. This year, we’ll be meeting at the … Continue reading

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