We’re getting geared up for Earth Day weekend,with colorful shopping bags decorated by the kids at Westview Elementary in Burlington for you to pack your groceries home in,and four kinds of saplings for you to take home and plant:Noble Fir,Twinberry,Vine Maple,and Sitka Spruce. One per family plz.
Come join us in Action on Sunday April 22 from 10:30- noon, to help our bulk steward Ian with his Kulshan Trail clean up project. We’ll meet at the trail head in the parking lot behind Habitat for Humanity’s Re-store on Riverside Drive. Bring gloves, sturdy shoes,and your readiness to de-styrofoam –we’ll have coffee and snacks on hand.
We’ve also got a great Spring Recipes with Erin and Shawn coming up on Sunday April 22 at 2pm,($5 for Co-op members,$10 for general public) complete with recipes and samples of some delicious (and nutritious!) dishes featuring nettles,rhubarb,sunflower sprouts,spring raabs,and all the other good stuff starting to pop out of the ground in your backyard and in our farmers’fields.
Please pre-register for these events with Jodie(at)skagitfoodcoop(dot)com,and visit our workshops page to decide which of our many workshops (we’re packed with classes for the next few months!) you might want to attend.