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‘The Garden’ Grows Action

Posted by on Mar 25, 2010 in event | Comments Off

Slow Food Santa Cruz just came back from the showing of  ’The Garden’ at the Rio.  After anger and frustration over the loss of the 14 acre urban garden, there is the realization that a larger movement still going on. There were great representatives on the panel after the film, from the Santa Cruz Land Trust and The California Food and Justice Coalition, as well as the organizer of the South Central Farmers, urging us to get involved in the fight for food justice.  Slow Food Santa Cruz can work to make our community more just.  Attendees at the film were enthusiastic about...

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Spring Forward a Huge Success!

Posted by on Mar 25, 2010 in event | Comments Off

Spring Forward a Huge Success!

Over 50 people expressed their support for the slow food movement in Santa Cruz this Sunday, at our Spring Forward event. The food was delicious, the wine and conversation flowing. Attendees had a chance to vote on projects they would like to see SFSC focus on this year. These included Slow Food in Schools, a SFSC directory and a Book/Film Club. Check out the fun...

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Fungus Federation Foraging Followup

Posted by on Mar 9, 2010 in education, event | Comments Off

Fungus Federation Foraging Followup

On Sunday, Feb. 21st we gathered at Linda Houston’s beautiful mountain home within the Fremont Older Preserve. It was pouring down rain, but that wasn’t going to keep a hearty group of Slow Foodies and experienced Fungus Federation of Santa Cruz foragers from hunting for mushrooms in the woods. So, clad in all weather gear, we set out The rain stopped and within 5 minutes we hit a mushroom bonanza – chanterelles! In addition to these delicacies, we found witches butter, and blewits. The Fungus Federation folks told us that they have never experienced such an abundance of chanterelles...

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Welcome To Our New Website!

Posted by on Mar 1, 2010 in board, Uncategorized | Comments Off

The 2010 Slow Food Santa Cruz Board has formed and the winds of change are in their sails! They have an ambitious events calender and a long list of projects to look forward to! Come back to the website often or subscribe to the news feed to see and hear about the latest events in Santa Cruz county and learn how you can get involved!

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