Dig in to Nourish

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Sunday, June 4, 2017 - 1:00pm to Monday, June 5, 2017 - 3:45pm
185 King Street
Peterborough, ON K9J 2R8

Dig deeper into Nourish as we celebrate the support of the Ontario Trillium Foundation through an afternoon of local food and free, family-friendly workshops that will tempt your taste buds and leave you hungry for more.

Schedule of events

Time Description
1:00pm - 1:15pm Refreshments & workshop registration
1:20pm - 1:25pm Welcome & Introduction
1:25pm - 1:45pm Speeches & Group Photo
2:00pm - 3:30pm Workshops
3:30pm - 4:00pm Wrap-up & Conclusion


Workshop descriptions

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Pesto 3 Ways

Most people are familiar with basil pesto, but did you know that there are many other ingredients you can use to prepare this popular dish? Join Chef Amanda for an interactive demonstration using fresh, local ingredients to prepare 'pesto three ways.'

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Container Gardening 101

Want to grow a garden but short on space? Join Jill Bishop, Nourish's Community Food Cultivator, for a hands-on workshop on growing food in small spaces.
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Basic Income Monopoly

Why are so many people in our community struggling to pay for food and rent? When it comes to poverty and hunger, limited incomes and inadequate social assistance rates are making it impossible for people to make ends meet. Join Community Engagement Facilitator, Janice McCue, and learn how Nourish is tackling the income issue in our community.