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Meet the Farmers at Local Farmer Open House

Meet the Farmers at Local Farmer Open House

Those interested in supporting locally grown, farm-fresh food can meet Wisconsin farmers, learn about community supported agriculture from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., March 11.

March 2017
Victory Garden BLITZ

Victory Garden BLITZ

Victory Garden Initiative will hold the ninth annual Great Milwaukee Victory Garden BLITZ, the nation’s largest garden-building effort, from May 13 to 27.

March 2017
Milwaukee Public Museum Hosts Global Kitchen Exhibit

Milwaukee Public Museum Hosts Global Kitchen Exhibit

From March 3 through July 9, the Milwaukee Public Museum will host Global Kitchen: Food, Nature, Culture, a traveling exhibit where visitors can explore the farm to fork food system.

March 2017
New School Focuses on Children with Neuro-Diverse Needs

New School Focuses on Children with Neuro-Diverse Needs

Bloom360 Learning Community is hosting informational sessions for the enrollment of the 2017-18 school year on Feb. 16 and Feb. 26 at the school's business office in Milwaukee.

February 2017
Annual Fruity Nutty 5 Contest by Victory Gardens Begins

Annual Fruity Nutty 5 Contest by Victory Gardens Begins

For the fifth year in a row, Victory Garden Initiative is giving away five community orchards through the Fruity Nutty 5 Contest, open through February 1.

November 2016
New Expo Showcases Benefits of a Vegan Diet

New Expo Showcases Benefits of a Vegan Diet

Milwaukee’s first free Veg Expo, presented by Citizens United for Animals, will take place at Hart Park, in Wauwatosa, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., May 7.

May 2016
Victory Garden Initiative Awards Community Orchards

Victory Garden Initiative Awards Community Orchards

Last month, Victory Garden Initiative (VGI) announced the winners of its Fruity Nutty 5 contest, which awards community orchards that will be planted in April.

April 2016
Farm Summer Camps 
at Wellspring

Farm Summer Camps 
at Wellspring

Wellspring organic farm and education center has opened registration for its annual summer camps, which give kids opportunities for outdoor fun while connecting them to the source of their food.

April 2016
Mindful Food Writing Workshop 
at Wellspring

Mindful Food Writing Workshop 
at Wellspring

Food Writer Kristine Hansen and Chef Ann Wegner-LeFort are teaming up to present a workshop, A Day of Mindful Food Writing, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., May 14.

April 2016
Give Neighbors the Gift of Gardens

Give Neighbors the Gift of Gardens

Victory Garden Initiative (VGI) is offering Milwaukee gardeners and community advocates the opportunity to purchase four-by-eight-foot raised bed gardens as gifts.

December 2015