Los Angeles

“The Fundamentals of Green” in Santa Monica

The Santa Monica Farmers’ Market will present “The Fundamentals of Green: How Chefs, Restaurants, and Farmers Promote and Sustain Environmental Responsibility.” Market supervisor Laura Avery will moderate the discussion. The panelists are Chris Blobaum, Chef/Partner Wilshire Restaurant, […] Read More >>>

Event Announcements: Culinary Historians of Southern California

The Culinary Historians of Southern California (CHSC) have reminded us of the following events that are coming up and open to Slow Food members and friends: Saturday, April 14, 2007, 10:30am “The 2006 Oxford Symposium […] Read More >>>

“Got Real Milk?” a Sustainable Los Angeles lecture

Our friends at Sustainable Los Angeles invite Slow Food members and friends to join them at a two-part lecture and presentation on permaculture and “real milk”: When: Saturday, March 3, 2007 at 10:00am (Introduction to […] Read More >>>

Movie Screening: Black Gold

Our Social Action committee has learned of a screening of Black Gold, a documentary that examines the global coffee industry: When: Friday, February 23, 2006 at 7:00pm Where: Ten Thousand Villages, 496 South Lake Avenue, […] Read More >>>

Sustainable World Salon

Our Pasadena-based friends have alerted us to the Sustainable World Salon, an opportunity to discuss critical issues related to the theme “saving the world, one bite at a time.” When: Monday, November 13, 2006, from […] Read More >>>

Fast Food Nation Preview Screening

Fox Searchlight Pictures has extended an invitation to Slow Food members and friends to attend a special advance screening of Fast Food Nation: When: This Wednesday, November 15, 2006, at 7:30pm Where: Arclight Hollywood, 6360 […] Read More >>>

Event Announcement: Food Politics and Sustainable Solutions

Join the Social Action Committee of Slow Food Los Angeles for an afternoon discussion about food politics and sustainable solutions for community food security at the Edible Estates Headquarters & Workshop. Speakers will include Fritz […] Read More >>>

Event Announcement: Visit a Local “Edible Estate”

Join the Social Action Committee of Slow Food L.A. as we tour an Edible Estate with Fritz Haeg and learn about his effort to transform the American lawn as we know it:   When:  Sunday, September 10, 2006 at […] Read More >>>

Peak of Summer Tomato Festival at the Hollywood Farmers’ Market

Our friends at the Hollywood Farmers’ Market have alerted us that they will host their annual Peak of Summer Tomato Festival on August 20, 2006 during the normal market hours (8:00am-1:00pm). This annual event, featured […] Read More >>>

“Farmers, Chefs, and Cooks” in Santa Monica

Continuing the 25th anniversary of the Santa Monica Farmers’ Market, you’re invited to attend a discussion of “Farmers, Chefs, and Cooks”: When: Thursday, August 17, 2006 from 7:00pm-9:00pm Where: The MLK Auditorium of Santa Monica’s […] Read More >>>

Farms, Farming, and Farmers’ Markets

As part of the 25th anniversary of the Santa Monica Farmers’ Market, you’re invited to attend a discussion of “Farms, Farming, and Farmers’ Markets”: When: Thursday, July 20, 2006 from 7:00pm-9:00pm Where: The MLK Auditorium […] Read More >>>

Event Announcements: Culinary Historians of Southern California

The Culinary Historians of Southern California (CHSC) have reminded us of the following events that are coming up and open to Slow Food members and friends: Sunday, August 6, 2006: CHSC Annual Used Cookbook Sale […] Read More >>>