Local Food Bites (Nov 12-18, 2012)

Welcome to the second edition of Local Food Bites, a weekly listing of food-related events in and around Regina! If you’d like to have an event added to Local Food Bites, please get in touch!

A Taste for Inclusion Potluck (RDLC)
Wednesday, November 14, 6:00 pm
Regina Union Centre, 2709 12th Ave
Regina’s cultural diversity continues to expand and the Regina & District Labour Council invites you to an evening of international cuisine. Bring a sample of some traditional food just the way grandma used to make it! Bring food that we have grown to love here in Regina or surprise us with something different. Everything and everyone is welcome. The kitchen downstairs at the Union Centre will open at 5:00 pm, with dinner to start at 6:00 pm. At 7:00 pm there will be a guest speaker: Louis Knight, aka Ras Munyiga Nosakhere. Then you are invited to stay for a regular General Meeting at 7:30.
Facebook event

Call for Proposals: Apathy into Action (RPIRG)
Deadline: Friday, November 16
Calling all students and community members: have you been working on a project or issue related to social and environmental justice that you think Regina needs to learn about? RPIRG is calling out to the community for proposals for its 6th annual APATHY INTO ACTION social justice conference at the U of R. For the past five years, Apathy into Action has been providing a chance for students and community members to come together and learn about pressing social and environmental justice issues. This year, Apathy into Action will take place January 17-19, 2013.
More info on submitting a proposal

Regina Farmers’ Market
Saturday, November 17, 9:30 am – 1:30 pm
Cathedral Neighbourhood Centre, 2900 13th Ave, Regina
Weekly indoor market runs until December 22, 2012.
Farmers’ Market website

Raw Food: Feast for Families (RPL)
Saturday, November 17, 2:00 – 3:00 pm
Regina Public Library, Prince of Wales Branch, 445-14th Ave, 777-6085
Make a mess in the kitchen with raw food chef Allysia Kerney. A hands-on program where kids make their own snacks and healthy desserts (that don’t taste healthy)! We’ll also discuss important nutrition issues such as what foods support vibrant health and what to eat to feel your absolute best. An older friend must accompany children under 12. Registration required.

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