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November 2010 Snail Mail

Posted by on Nov 21, 2010 in event | Comments Off

November 2010 Snail Mail

November 2010 Get Involved | Connections | Events | Join | Local Resources | Contact Hello from Slow Food Santa Cruz ! As the year Slowly winds down, we want to thank you for your support of Slow Food Santa Cruz this year! Today Slow Food has over 100,000 members in 150 countries around the world. Whether you joined us at an event, donated your food, time, and expertise, or simply added us to your Facebook page, this movement grows every day because of your enthusiasm and commitment to a better food system. 2010 marked a milestone in Slow Food Santa Cruz’s history. Not only...

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Snail Mail

Posted by on Sep 12, 2010 in board, education, event | Comments Off

Snail Mail

September 2010 Get Involved | Connections | Events | Join | Local Resources | Contact Hello from Slow Food Santa Cruz! This is the first of our new monthly email newsletter to the Slow Food Santa Cruz community. We call it Snail Mail and hope you find it useful. Please tell us what you think of it, what topics you would like covered, or how it can better serve you. News Join us tomorrow night, September 9 @ 5:30pm at Vino Cruz for our monthly Summer Slow Down event. Details below. Erin Justus, Slow Food Santa Cruz board member and owner of Companion Bakers, will be attending...

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Slow Down Summer Series Event at Verve: A Success

Posted by on Aug 10, 2010 in event | Comments Off

Slow Down Summer Series Event at Verve: A Success

Our July 31 event at Verve Coffee Roasting kicked-off Slow Food Santa Cruz’s Slow Down Summer Series, casual gatherings open to the public to meet, talk about food-related issues in our community and learn something new. A great time was had by all! Verve Coffee Roasters graciously hosted a top-notch Slow Food event! Attendees enjoyed a complimentary cupping (tasting) of unique, personally sourced, fair-trade beans from around the world as they were treated to a mini-workshop on all things coffee. The depth and breadth of the workshop was truly amazing! We had an opportunity to get an...

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Summer Slow Down at Verve Coffee Roasters

Posted by on Jul 20, 2010 in event | Comments Off

Summer Slow Down at Verve Coffee Roasters

Join Slow Food Santa Cruz for the first of our Summer Slow Down series on the morning of Saturday, July 31, 2010 at Verve Coffee Roasters – home to two of the top four baristas is the US! This will be a casual get-together of Slow Foodies, fair traders, budding barristas, coffee addicts, and anyone interested in learning more about this enticing beverage. Learn about the differences in taste between beans of the coffee growing regions, how small businesses source their beans and what you can do as a consumer to help support sustainable small farms and fair trade in the coffee...

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Spring Forward This Sunday

Posted by on Mar 18, 2010 in board, event | Comments Off

Spring Forward This Sunday

A reminder that this Sunday, March 21 from 2-4pm is our Spring Forward with Slow Food Santa Cruz Open House. Come meet the new Slow Food Santa Cruz Board Members, learn about the events we have planned and tell us what you want to see and do! You can get your discounted tickets online through March 19 or pay full price at the door the day of the...

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