preSERVE Garden Volunteer Day
Sep
29
5:00 pm17:00

preSERVE Garden Volunteer Day

  • preSERVE Garden

Join us on the evening of Thursday, September 29th to get your hands dirty in the garden. After the hard work is done, stick around for a quick bite with your fellow gardeners!

Pie Patch Crop Mob
Oct
22
12:00 pm12:00

Pie Patch Crop Mob

  • The Pie Patch

Join Slow Food Chicago at The Pie Patch certified organic farm on Saturday, October 22nd from Noon-3PM to prep the raspberry patch for winter, renovate walking paths, turn compost, and pre-dig sweet potatoes! 

Growing Home Crop Mob
Nov
5
9:00 am09:00

Growing Home Crop Mob

  • Growing Home

With final harvest, cleaning, and preparing beds for the winter, the end of the year is an especially busy time for farmers! Join Slow Food Chicago at Growing Home on Monday, November 5th from 9AM-Noon to pull tomatoes and get beds ready for the winter. 


City Farm Crop Mob
Sep
24
10:00 am10:00

City Farm Crop Mob

  • City Farm

Join Slow Food Chicago at City Farm on Saturday, September 24th from 10AM-2PM to help as the farm transitions to a new home, weed the fall fields, and constructs a rabbit fence to protect the new site for next year. 

Vegetarian Harvest Dinner
Aug
24
6:00 pm18:00

Vegetarian Harvest Dinner

  • Uncommon Ground

Tickets go fast every year. Be sure to mark your calendar for this veggie friendly farm to table dinner at Snail of Approval recipient Uncommon Ground.

Growing Power Urban Orchard Crop Mob
Jul
16
1:00 pm13:00

Growing Power Urban Orchard Crop Mob

  • Clara Schaffer Park

Come help Slow Food Chicago plant Growing Power's urban orchard on Saturday, July 16th from 1-4pm, located at the corner of 89th Street and Mackinaw Avenue in Clara Schaffer Park.

June Book Club
Jun
30
6:00 pm18:00

June Book Club

  • Beermiscuous

Join us at the end of the month for a discussion of M.F.K. Fisher's The Art of Eating.

Slow Food Chicago at NRA
May
21
May 24

Slow Food Chicago at NRA

  • McCormick Place

Slow Food Chicago will be at the NRA show this May. Will you? See you there!

Seedling Sale
May
14
9:00 am09:00

Seedling Sale

  • !Bang Bang! Biscuits & Pie

The Slow Food Chicago annual heirloom seedling sale will return this year at Bang Bang Pie Shop's outdoor patio.

Slow Food Book Club : Silent Spring
Apr
28
7:00 pm19:00

Slow Food Book Club : Silent Spring

  • Verdant Matter

Join us for the second book club meeting of 2016! We will be reading Silent Spring by Rachel Carson. Many of our board members have started this book, but never finished. It can be a difficult one to get though. Let's do this - together!!

preSERVE Garden Volunteer Day
Apr
16
10:00 am10:00

preSERVE Garden Volunteer Day

  • preSERVE Garden

Spring has officially sprung. You know what that means... preSERVE Garden volunteer days are back! Mark your calendars. Join us for the first volunteer day of the season on Saturday, April 16th.

Slow Food Book Club
Mar
10
6:00 pm18:00

Slow Food Book Club

  • Local Foods

Join us for the first book club of 2016! We will be discussing Tamar Adler's An Everlasting Meal : Cooking with Economy and Grace

Winter Canning and Pickling Class
Feb
20
10:00 am10:00

Winter Canning and Pickling Class

  • Kendall College

Returning just in time for a winter warm up activity: Slow Food Chicago's canning and preservation workshop series is back for a winter edition! Join us at Kendall College on February 20th.
 

Slow Food Chicago Annual Meeting
Dec
10
6:30 pm18:30

Slow Food Chicago Annual Meeting

  • The Space

Please join us on December 10th as we celebrate our successes from 2015, share our plans for 2016, and enjoy the company of our Slow Food Chicago chapter.