Announcements

Last FarmWorks class of the season coming up in a few weeks - The Fall Harvest and Garden.  Space still available here

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Saturday, September 10, 2011

Celebrate the 10th Anniversary of Community GroundWorks at a Good Food Garden Party

An evening of fine food prepared by some of Madison’s best chefs—then music and dancing under the stars for everyone!
 
Saturday, September 10, 2011
5:00-10:00 p.m.
On the big lawn at Troy Gardens, 500 Troy Dr.
 
First: Good Food
5:00-7:30 p.m.
LOCAL, SUSTAINABLE, DELICIOUS
Madison’s best chefs, the finest local ingredients, in one of Madison’s most beautiful places: Troy Gardens.
 
Appetizers:
Tami Lax, Harvest
Joey Dunscombe, Weary Traveler Freehouse
Leah Caplan, Metcalfe's Market
Phillip Hurley & John Gadau, Marigold/Sardine
 
1st Course: Tory Miller, L'Etoile and Graze
2nd Course and Side Dish: Daniel Fox, The Madison Club
Bread: Andrew Hutchison & David Lohrentz, Madison Sourdough
Side Dish: Phillip Hurley & John Gadau, Marigold/Sardine
Entree: Andrew Lickel, Tornado Steak House
Dessert: Tim Dahl, Nostrano
 
Tickets $110
https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/187776
 
Then: Garden Party!
8:00-10:00 p.m.
Join us for a FREE celebration with marvelous music and dancing with Madpolecats.
 
 
Contact info@troygardens.org for more information.
 
Thanks to our sponsors:
St. Mary's Hospital
Whyte Hirschboeck Dudek, S.C.
UW Health
The Great Dane Pub
Center for Resilient Cities
Madison Gas and Electric Foundation, Inc.
Wegner LLP, CPAs & Consultants
Whole Foods
Organic Valley
CUNA Mutual Group
Purple Cow Organics
Fresh Madison Market
E.M. Swanson Events, LLC
Community Shares of Wisconsin
Group Health Cooperative of South Central Wisconsin
Wisconsin Medical Society

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New Class: Exploring Food in the Troy Kids’ Garden.  Bring your kids and eat lots of fun food in this new class in the Troy Kids' Garden!  

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The Farley Center, in partnership with Community GroundWorks, is introducing a new marketing initiative called Green Carts. Madison residents who have an existing food or farm business with growing and/or sales experience interested in operating the pilot cart in the Allied Dr. neighborhood are invited to submit a proposal for start-up support. Check out the RFP at http://www.farleycenter.org/Final%20Green%20Carts%20RFP.pdf 

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Saturday, September 10, 2011

Good Food Garden Party
Community GroundWorks 10 Year Anniversary!
Join us for a special evening of fun and fine cuisine, featuring locally produced, organic ingredients. The land provides an exquisite backdrop as you stroll through the community gardens, farm, urban forest and prairie sampling appetizers from select local purveyors paired with wine and beer samples. 

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