Food For All People is about green
tops, community gardening, watching crops grow, buying at outdoor markets, supporting local farmers, restaurants and stores that encourage healthy options, attending celebrations of master chefs where partial proceeds go to food kitchens. It's about the earth, protecting it, and taking personal responsibility for its resources, which are paramount to the production of food. It's about supporting those who support the hungry and changing the perception...more.
Bronx CAN Fast Food Challenge Health Fair July 9, 2014 Soundview Park: Kid friendly activities, Health screenings, Cooking demos and Free Healthy Food 12 noon - 4 PM. Flyer here...
BEAT THE HEAT! Vegan Shop-Up! on July
No need to boil your brains all Summer when you can
keep things at a sweet n’ sultry sizzle! Let Vegan Shop-Up help chill your vibes with our next market on Saturday, July 12th at Pine Box Rock Shop! It’s NYC’s only all vegan monthly pop-up market it promises the best in handmade and local food and specialty items, 20+ vendors, a food truck, AND happy hour. All while getting to know the quaintly chic town of Bushwick. Don’t forget… If you’re under 21 you can only enter the indoor part of the market with a parent or legal guardian, so plan accordingly! Luckily, it’s the best season for lots to see/eat/do outside at VSU. Full information here...
The Street Foods of India: A Benefit for JUST FOOD Thursday, July 24, 2014 from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM New York, NY From Saigon to New York City, street foods are popular all throughout the world—but nowhere is it part of the culinary culture more than India, and particularly Mumbai. In busy, densely populated cities, eating on the streets is common, and a great way to experience high-quality, creative foods at affordable prices. Demonstration & Tasting. All proceeds from
this class will benefit Just Food. Tickets here...
Bronx Slur - Gun Hill Brewing Co. Sunday,
August 3, 2014 (5:00pm to 7:00pm) It's the Slow Food
NYC monthly Happy Hour. It's fun, social, and informal. But it's also your opportunity to talk to the leadership of Slow Food NYC and let us know what you think. Got a great idea for an event? Looking for
ways to get involved? Want to learn more about Slow Food? Just looking to have a relaxing drink with other "Slow" minded people? The Slur is your opportunity, free and open to everyone. Gun Hill Brewing Co.
Full information and directions here...
Taste of Poland...for all your senses:
Queens Historical Society Sunday, August 10, 2014 from 2:30 PM to 4:30 PM Flushing, NY. Come and enjoy the music, food & culture of Poland to give you an experience similar to walking through a World's Fair pavilion. You'll also be able to view our latest exhibition, Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs, which takes a look at both the 1939 & 1964 World's Fairs held in Queens, NY. Tickets here...