Friday, August 14, 2009
Project Grown, Faith & Food, Local Table (and Holler Fest music)!
Join DJ Local and The Farmer's Marketer in a jam-packed show that includes guests:
* Melissa Kesterson (on the phone), Executive Director of Project Grow
* Merilynne Rush (on the phone), Coordinator for the local Faith & Food initiative
* Karen Sikkenga and Ariane Reister (in the studio), Associate Director and Program Assistant Intern respectively at Matthaei Botanical Gardens & Nichols Arboretum speaking about The Local Table, a program of classes, workshops, field trips, and events beginning in Fall 2009 that encourage us to take a new look at where our food comes from.
Remember, many of the events mentioned can be found listed at the Local Food Calendar at WashtenawLocalFood.net.
We also preview music from musicians who will be at Holler Fest 2009, a great upcoming local music festival:
The Raisin Pickers
Scarlet Oaks (which includes a local lady food blogger Simmer Down)
Misty Lyn & The Big Beautiful
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