We try very hard to become active in the communities that are home to each of our shops. cheap viagra overnight
88834012875697dc5970c ” style=”margin: 1px;” title=”11-21-08 years photos 457″ src=”/wp-content/uploads/2010/06/postimages/6a00e552094ec88834012875697dc5970c-320pi.jpg” alt=”11-21-08 years photos 457″ />We look to make connections with people who are really into food, families, cooking. One easy way to do this is for us to be involved with Slow Food . Members of this organization are pretty serious about food and its sources, and naturally cooking and eating. I truly believe this is a worthwhile organization, it is dedicated to making sure the food we eat is good, clean and fair. I served on the board of directors for the Chicago chapter of Slow Food for almost 8 years, and consequently, was very excited to hear a new chapter was being formed in the same area as our newest Geneva Spice shop, the Western suburbs. They called the chapter City’s Edge. This photo was taken at one of their first convivial dinners, a pot luck held at a local gem of a farm, Heritage Prairie Market, where we dined on the most wonderful dishes. The star of the meal were a few of these Heritage turkeys that were brought by the Cavenys of Caveny Farms (visit this website if you want to order an outstanding Heritage turkey to grace your Thanksgiving day meal.) It is now time for the second annual pot luck dinner.
This years event will be held on Sunday, November 15. There will be a screening of a movie called Fresh. To quote their website “FRESH is more than a movie, it?s a gateway to action. Our aim is to help grow FRESH food, ideas, and become active participant in an exciting, vibrant, and fast-growing movement.”
Time: Potluck begins at 4:00 PM
Movie begins at 5:15 PM
Place: The Congregational United Church of Christ
40W451 Fox Mill Boulevard, St. Chares, Il. 60175, cost is $7.50 This is a wonderful way to meet people in your community that care. They request you bring a dish to pass. We hope your food has lots of seasoning in it! If you are not familiar with Slow Food, this is a great place to start.