September 25, 2010: Dig In for Hunger. Slow Food Eugene members and friends are going to work at one of Food for Lane County’s gardens and then share lunch on site. This is part of Slow Food USA’s nationwide Dig In project. Email Florence Luker to volunteer.
October 10, 2010, 1-3pm: Sparkling Wine and Oysters @ Meriwether Wines. Don’t miss this opportunity to share an afternoon at Domaine Meriwether in Veneta, drinking their renowned bubbly and eating oysters prepared by Adam’s Sustainable Table restaurant. There will even be a pre-tasting bird walk–”Birds of the Winery Walk & Identification” from 10am – 12pm.
February 19-21, 2011: Food Justice: Community, Equity, Sustainability. University of Oregon,Knight Law Center & Erb Memorial Union (EMU). The Food Justice conference brings together national policymakers, nonprofit leaders, farmers and artists with scholars in anthropology, cultural geography, environmental studies, law, literary and media studies, plant genetics, sociology, sustainable agriculture and visual art. The conference is free and open to the public to attend, as space allows. Plenary speakers are Vandana Shiva and Fred Kirschenmann.
September 11, 2010: “Pears, Fabulous Pears”
August 22, 2010: One Field Meal at Polyrock Ranch
August 1, 2010: Carts And A Cold One Cook Off” at Ninkasi Brewing