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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
Local Neurologist Pens Scientific and Spiritual Book

Local Neurologist Pens Scientific and Spiritual Book

A new book, Healing the Soul: Unexpected Stories of Courage, Hope, and the Power of Mind, by Dr. Bhupendra O. Khatri, shares important lessons he learned from multiple sclerosis (MS) patients and their caregivers over the years.

October 2015
Boost the Immune System for Winter with a Fall Cleanse

Boost the Immune System for Winter with a Fall Cleanse

Naturopathic Doctor Sarah Axtell, owner of Lakeside Natural Medicine, will lead a four-week detoxification program, from Oct. 13 to Nov. 3.

October 2015
Wellspring Hosts Annual Farm Festival

Wellspring Hosts Annual Farm Festival

Wellspring Education Center and Organic Farm will host its annual Agri-CULTURE Fest on Oct. 10. The free event celebrates the culture of farming and all things local, organic and sustainable.

October 2015
Wisconsin’s Largest Gluten-Free Expo

Wisconsin’s Largest Gluten-Free Expo

The Wisconsin Gluten Free Expo will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sept. 26, at the Washington County Fair Park & Conference Center in West Bend.

September 2015
Victory Garden Initiative Celebrates Community Bonds and Urban Agriculture

Victory Garden Initiative Celebrates Community Bonds and Urban Agriculture

Nonprofit organization Victory Garden Initiative (VGI), will hold its second Community FarmRaiser, beginning at 4 p.m., September 19, at Concordia Gardens.

September 2015