Local Food Bites (Nov 6-11, 2012)

This is the first in a weekly series, listing food-related events in and around Regina. The goal of Local Food Bites is to help build a strong, cohesive food movement in Regina!

If you’re organizing a local event related to our shared food system, contact us and we’ll be happy to add it to the weekly edition of Local Food Bites and to our Events Calendar!

Tuesday, November 6
Meeting of Real Food Regina
7:00-8:30 pm: The semi-regular meeting of a group of interested foodies and food activists working on issues of food security, sovereignty and justice in the city of Regina. New members welcome!
Contact Root & Branch for more information

Friday, November 9
Harvest & Hunger: Provincial Forum on Local & Global Food Issues (organized by SCIC)
7:30 pm: Keynote Address by Frances Moore Lappé, author of Diet for a Small Planet (followed by questions and a book signing)
Mayfair United Church, 902-33rd St. W, Saskatoon
More info

Saturday, November 10
Harvest & Hunger: Provincial Forum on Local & Global Food Issues (organized by SCIC)
9:30 am – 5:00 pm
Mayfair United Church, 902-33rd St. W, Saskatoon
Root & Branch will be offering two workshops at Harvest & Hunger on Saturday afternoon: Eat Right Now: A 12-step program for industrial food addicts (1 pm) AND Sustainable Gardening for Year Round Eating (2:45 pm)
More info
To register

Regina Farmers’ Market
9:30 am – 1:30 pm: Weekly indoor market runs until December 22, 2012.
Cathedral Neighbourhood Centre, 2900 13th Ave, Regina
Farmers’ Market website

Weston A. Price Foundation Potluck
6:00 – 8:00 pm: An informal event where you can get a chance to meet others who are interested in traditional diets and the work of Weston A. Price, sustainably produced food and natural farming. All are welcome. RSVP, if possible, to Sandra (359-1732). Please bring a potluck item and some plates and cutlery if possible.
2640 Edward St (one block west of Pasqua Stand one block north of Regina Ave)
Facebook event

Sunday, November 11
Permaculture Book Club (Permaculture Regina)
1:00 – 3:00 pm: An informal discussion of chapters 3 and 4 of Introduction to Permaculture, organized by members of Permaculture Regina. (Don’t worry if you have not read the first 2 chapters and if you don’t have the book, there will be extra copies.) Please e-mail jane_anweiler@hotmail.com or phone 522-8692 for more information.
More info on Permaculture Regina

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