Los Angeles

“Making the Most of the Farmers’ Market”

You’re invited to attend a discussion of “Making the Most of the Farmers’ Market: How to Select, Prepare, and Preserve California’s Bounty” this week in Santa Monica:

When: Thursday, August 16, 2007 from 7:00pm-9:00pm
Where: The MLK Auditorium of Santa Monica’s main public library (601 Santa Monica Boulevard, in Santa Monica)
Cost: Free. Seating is on a first-come basis; no reservations are accepted.

The event will be a discussion with Nicholas Peter, chef/owner of The Little Door and The Little Next Door; Amelia Saltsman, cooking show host, food writer, and author of The Santa Monica Farmers Market Cookbook; and Peter Schaner, farmer and market participant from Valley Center. The discussion will be moderated by Amy Scattergood, Los Angeles Times staff writer.

Attendees are invited to stay after the program for farm fresh food provided by Nicholas Peter. For more information, please contact the Santa Monica Public Library directly at 310.458.8600.