Events

Find current and future Slow Food events below and an archive of past events here.  Non Slow Food events and announcements are on the Announcements page, and reference information can be found on the Links page.  

Event fees cover the cost of the event and provide support for our programs, such as Farmers Market cooking demonstrations. In 2010, we sponsored delegates to the international Slow Food event, Terra Madre in Torino, Italy.

Eastside Urban Farm and Garden Center’s Harvest Dinner

Mark your calendar and get your tickets for the Eastside Urban Farm and Garden Center’s harvest dinner on Sunday, November 2nd at 5pm, sponsored by Slow Food of Greater Olympia and many other local organizations! The event is a celebration of the abundance of local food and provides support to help keep this new enterprise serving the urban area during the slow winter months.   Tickets are $50.

Location: 2326 4th Ave East, Olympia

The dinner will be preceded by an Olympia Meat Collective poultry processing workshop with Slow Food member Joel Hansen the day before - Saturday, November 1st at 1pm in the field behind the garden center. Urban/small farmers are welcome to bring their birds for advice and support with slaughtering.

Chefs:

Thomas Humbock from Swing
Laurie Nguyen of Dockside Bistro
Lisa David of Nineveh

Desserts by:

Jordan and Melanie of Bearded Lady Food Co.

 Tickets at Brown Paper tickets.com:

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Potluck Brunch and Annual Meeting

Our annual meeting and potluck brunch will be held at Joel Hansen’s home. Please come to share delicious local foods, hear reports from our Terra Madre delegates, review 2014 events and plans for 2015, and elect next year’s board.

When: January 11, 2015 from 11:00 am to 1:30 pm
Where: The home of Joel Hansen — 8030 Deschutes Ct. SE, Olympia