Posts Tagged "spring"

Wild Edibles Walk

Posted by on Mar 28, 2010 in event | Comments Off

Wild Edibles Walk

  Slow Food Santa Cruz presents Wild Edibles Walk with Darren Huckle L.Ac. Buy Tickets Here! http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/105893 Join us for a two-hour exploration of edible wild plants guided by local herbal medicine expert, Darren Huckle.  After the walk, we will eat together and discuss more uses of the plants we’ve discovered. April 18, 2010 Walk: 10am – Noon Picnic: Noon – 1pm Location: Felton (location details will be emailed to participants after registration is complete) $12 Members/$15 Non-members Only 15 spaces are available!! Reservations accepted until...

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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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