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Celebrate September Eat Local Month 2013

A flavorful and festive celebration of local food and farms

***Pick up THE Farm Tour & EAT LOCAL MONTH Guide, at Co-op stores, area farmers markets, visitors centers, Village Books, Public Libraries and online!


Eat Local Month is chock full of opportunities for scrumptious explorations, including:


2013 Eat Local Month Events:

Celebrate with these festive and delectable events, family farms, cooking classes, chef contests, farm-to-table restaurants – all part of the Eat Local First Campaign
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September 4
Organic Pesto-making Class
 4:30-5:30pm, The Bagelry

September 5
Incognito Dinner w/ Ciao Thyme
6pm, 207 Unity St Bellingham

September 5
Half Day Wild Foraging Trip w/ Elakah Sea Kayaking
10:30am, Start at the Taproot Café, Willows Inn
Cost: $120 per person

September 8


All Acoustic Sunday Farmstead Supper at Vine Maple Acres
4pm, 2701 E. Smith Road Bellingham
Tickets: $55 online at

September 10
Eat Local 7 Meet your Farmers Class
6:30pm, Ciao Thyme in the Kitchen

September 12


Like Water for Chocolate @ Pickford Cinema for Cinema Thyme series
6:30pm, Pickford Film Center

September 14
Whatcom County Farm Tour
10am-5pm, Whatcom County

September 14
Community Garden Tour w/ WSU Community First Garden Project & Everybody Bike
11am-2pm, START tour at Master Gardeners Farmer’s market booth

September 14
Dashi Farm to Table Dinner
6pm, The Acme FoodWorks Event Space Kid Grown 1309 N. State St.
Cost: $65 per person

September 15
Threshing Party & Non-GMO Corn Project Harvest, 1-3pm
741 River Road, Lynden

September 19


Locavore 101 with Nancy Ging
Harvest Dinner 2010

September 19
Eat Local Celebration
6-8:30pm, Downtown Co-op
1220 N. Forest St, Bellingham

September 21
Chef in the Market @ Bellingham Farmers Market, 11am & 1pm,
Depot Market Square, Bellingham

September 21-22Chef in the Market goatss
2nd Annual Whatcom Skillshare Faire
Saturday 10am-11pm, Sunday 10am-6pm, Hovander Homestead Park, Ferndale

September 22
8th Annual Bite of Bellingham
12-4pm, Depot Market Square, Bellingham

September 25
John Holl, The American Craft Beer Cookbook
7-8:30pm, Chuckanut Brewery & Kitchen, 601 W Holly St

September 25
Taste Washington Day and Harvest of the Month Lunch
All Day, Whatcom County School DistrictsFarmtour10_volemail

September 26

Common Threads Farm Fundraiser Dinner with local farmers market photos from David Westerlund in September, author of Simone Goes to the Market
6pm, Ciao Thyme

September 29 harvestdinner
Whatcom Harvest Dinner
4pm, BelleWood Acres
6140 Guide Meridian, Lynden 


Eat Local Month is a project of Sustainable Connections’ Food & Farming Program with the support of partners at the Community Food Co-op, Village Books, Common Threads Farm, Whatcom Farm to School, local restaurants, groceries, cafes, farmers, and many sponsors.

Read the City/County joint Eat Local Month proclamation here!

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