Suttons Bay School Fall Food Festival

Sally over at the Leelanau Chamber notes that the Suttons Bay School Health Team is sponsoring a Fall Food Festival tomorrow (Friday, October 10th) from 5-7 pm in the High School Skylight and commons area.

Silvertree, Samuel’s, Stone House Bread, Hansen’s and Green Leaf café will be joining many of our local farmers to provide Food demonstrations along with recipes utilizing local fresh food. Jelinek Farms, Black Star Farms and Bardenhagens will offer fresh produce for sale and honey will be available from the Hathway farm. MSU extension will be working with students and community members to design a school garden along with presentations from Jane Leatherman Walker of the Eco-Learning Center on green living and biodynamic farming. Other presenters include Sandy Nesky from the Herb Connection, Allison Arthur, Bikhram Yoga, Kendra Smith, massage and Chad Jordan from Body Balance. Community members Rick Haynes, Becky Hemmingsen, Kim Eike and Lynne Brach will share their skills and knowledge regarding nutritional food preparation and healthy lifestyles.

Sounds like a fun, informative and TASTY time!

photo: The Green and the Blue by Andy McFarlane (and this apple was growing last October about 1/4 mile from Suttons Bay School)