Wednesday, September 23, 2009

ASTORIA CSA UPCOMING EVENTS

Astoria CSA has two educational workshops coming up. We're extending
invites to you and your members. Please forward along!

Thursday, October 1
6:00-7:00 pm
Nourishing Nettles
Join Astoria CSA Core member Kristy, HHC, in rediscovering this
amazing plant once commonly used as food and medicine. Learn about the
amazing nutrients and healing properties of the stinging nettle plant,
featuring instruction on how to prepare a nourishing nettle infusion.
Includes all you need to make your own infusions at home!  $5
suggested donation (no cash on site, please make checks payable to
Astoria CSA). Supplies are limited, please go to
http://www.onedegreefromearth.com/Site/Events.html  to sign up.
Location: ARROW Community Center, 35-30 35th Street Astoria, NY 11103

Thursday, October 15
6:30-7:30 pm
Raw Milk, the Real Deal
Join Astoria CSA President Stacey for a discussion on raw milk,
including health benefits, truth and lies in the dairy industry and
more! Stacey is the self-proclaimed NYC Milk Maid, having updated
Sustainable Table's Dairy pages. She is a food educator and board
member of the TNG. Tasting of raw dairy products will be available. $5
suggested donation (no cash on site, please make checks payable to
Astoria CSA).
Location: ARROW Community Center, 35-30 35th Street Astoria, NY 11103

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