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Pollinator Party & Work Bee June 2nd

Community Pollinator event - Kid-friendly!

The Udder Truth June 4th

a dialogue on the risks and opportunities of unpasteurized milk

Holistic Nutrition Workshop June 5th

Holistic Nutrition: The Simple Plan

Book Launch - In praise of the 10,000-Mile Diet June 8th

authors seek to debunk the locavore perspective

Working towards a more localized economy June 14th

Bringing together the do-ers in our community

Barefoot Sandal Making June 16th

create your own barefoot sandal using grounding stones to help connect you to the earth

Neustadt Community Growing Project Afternoon Feast and Social June 17th

community feast and social with farmer visitors from Africa

UW Farm Market June 21st

UW Farm Market Dates

National BBQ Day June 23rd

celebrate local food with a barbeque


National BBQ Day

June 23 12:00 AM
At everywhere: create your own event!

Submitted By: Annette Carroll

This year marks the third annual National BBQ Day: a celebration of locally sourced food across Canada. We want individuals, families and organizations to host their own BBQs this June 23rd using mostly locally produced products in support of local job creation and the local economy. Buying and eating local keeps money in the local economy, benefits the environment, and is truly the most delicious option for your dinner table - needless to say, we dig it

So how do you get involved? It's as easy as (locally-produced Apple Pie!). - Register at the Meal Exchange National BBQ Day website to host a BBQ for your chance to win a Napoleon BBQ Grill. - Invite your friends and family. - Stock up on some tasty local food and plan your menu. - Get grilling. - Tell us how it goes via email, Facebook or Twitter.

See blog post on this website for more info.