Cooking with What’s in Season
Tuesday, November 8th, 5:30-8pm
Join us for a hands-on cooking workshop using this seasons finest including wild herbs and local foraged mushrooms. This is an all age friendly workshop! Please register here or email Jesse@zengerfarm.org for more info. There is a suggested $10 donation, though no one will be turned away for lack of funds.
El Salvadorian Cooking Workshop
Tuesday, November 29th, 6-8:30pm
Want to learn more about El Salvadorian culture and food traditions? Join us for a hands-on cooking class led by Community Chefs, Blanca and Roxana. We’ll make pasteles (flaky, hand-pies filled with meat or veggies) and several other El Salvadorian dishes. Register here to reserve your spot. Or email email@example.com with any questions. There is a suggested $10-$20 donation, though no one will be turned away for lack of funds.
Beekeeping Work Parties with Portland Urban Beekeepers
1st and 3rd Sundays, 10AM-12PM
Beekeepers from PUB will be onsite working on the hives in the Zenger Farm apiary. This is a great opportunity to learn about beekeeping from some of the local experts. Appropriate for all levels of experience. Equipment is available for use, but please wear close toed shoes, weather appropriate clothes, and bring your own water bottle and sunscreen.
There is no charge for these events, though donations to PUB help sustain the program at Zenger Farm.
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Lents International Farmers Market
Sundays, June 5 – October 30, 9AM-2PM
Lents Town Center, SE 91st & Foster Rd.
Portland’s only internationally focused market, LIFM provides fresh, affordable, and culturally unique produce to the diverse Lents community and offers farm-direct sales opportunities for immigrant, emerging farmers, and new business owners. In addition to standard market produce, the market features a variety of unique fresh produce from Hmong, Latino, & Russian farmers.
Calling all kids ages 5-12! Join the Food Scouts program at Lents International Farmers Market! Food Scouts receive $2 in tokens each week to spend on vegetables, fruit, or food-producing plants. The Food Scouts booth also features hands-on activities focused on farms, local food and fun. Each week features a different activity, from cider pressing to leaf rubbings to fruit and veggie treasure hunts. The program is free for families and no pre-registration is required. Stop by the Food Scouts booth at the market any Sunday during the season.
Food Scouts is a partnership between Zenger Farm and Whole Foods Market.