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September 2011

Thursday, September 1, 2011

6th Annual Local Food Month - September 2011 Local Food Month is a celebration of locally grown, seasonal foods and the people who produce them. This is a wonderful opportunity for increased business ( Read More ... )
Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank is asking for donations of your homegrown produce as part of the Community Harvest Program.  Gardeners can bring any excess produce to The Urban Gard ( Read More ... )

Sunday, September 4, 2011

Pick your own apples runs every weekend through October 30. Pick Gala Apples for school lunch boxes! Find more information here:
Corn Roast  Roasted corn, hot dogs and desserts. There will also be pony rides from 1 to 3.

Wednesday, September 7, 2011

Stock up on your veggies and meet local farmers at the third annual Farmers at Phipps market on Phipps Conservatory's historic green. Choose from a variety of local, certified organic and Certified Na ( Read More ... )

Thursday, September 8, 2011

We're happy to announce that we've created an opportunity for you to support us through a joyous activity we all love: eating! Grow Pittsburgh is proud to announce Let Us Eat!,  a month ( Read More ... )
We'll be gathering at the farm to learn together while we work at the farm. This year we’ve added a small sand box for the very little ones to play in and we’ll be working to involve kids ( Read More ... )

Friday, September 9, 2011

Westwood Golf Club and Full Pint Brewery of North Versailles are kicking off the 2011 Big Pour week with an evening of local craft beer and food pairings. Full Pints Brewmaster, Jake Kristophel will b ( Read More ... )
Blue Dust Restaurant in the Pittsburgh area will be hosting a few breweries leading up to the Big Pour.  Victory will be featuring Scarlet Fire, Mad King Weiss and Storm King Stout! More informa ( Read More ... )

Saturday, September 10, 2011

The 2011 Big Pour is SOLD OUT-- But there are still lots of events to attend during Big Pour Week! In celebration of the Steel City Big Pour’s fifth year, Construction Junction and the ( Read More ... )
PASA is gearing up for the 5th Annual Western PA Buy Fresh Buy Local Farm Tour!  Check out the farms that are already on the map! The 5th Annual Buy Fresh Buy Local Farm Tour in Western Pennsy ( Read More ... )

Sunday, September 11, 2011

9/11/11 SALT OF THE EARTH VEGETARIAN BEER DINNER: But this is the first beer dinner at Salt, and hopefully not the last!  Call NaCl at 412-441-7258 to get more info, and presumably, reservat ( Read More ... )

Monday, September 12, 2011

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Tuesday, September 13, 2011

TASTING TUESDAY at Elements Lounge, every Tuesday between 5pm-7pm. Chef Severino will feature a selection from our house-cured charcuterie menu to sample while you are enjoying our happy hour atmosphe ( Read More ... )

Thursday, September 15, 2011

he Allegheny College community supports the production and consumption of local foods in multiple ways. We host the very popular annual DeHart Local Foods Dinner on campus to celebrate the farm bounty ( Read More ... )

Friday, September 16, 2011

Quiet Creek Herb Farm and School of Country Living has a packed calendar of events all year long!  Learn more about Movie Nigh and other events at the farm here.
Come to OTB and celebrate Park(ing) Day with us!  We are planning a really cool theme for our space!  We will also have drink and dining specials! A day of transforming parking spac ( Read More ... )

Saturday, September 17, 2011

Buy Local Showcase and Summit Join us for:FREE Business ShowcaseFamily Friendly Sustainability WorkshopsLocal BBQ Learn about:Recycling of Garbage, Food and WaterCustomer Service in BusinessesFood f ( Read More ... )
PASA is gearing up for the 5th Annual Western PA Buy Fresh Buy Local Farm Tour!  Check out the farms that are already on the map! The 5th Annual Buy Fresh Buy Local Farm Tour in Western Pennsylv ( Read More ... )

Sunday, September 18, 2011

We are pleased to announce our second annual fundraiser, A Taste of Grow Pittsburgh will be held on Sunday September 18, 2011 from 6:00pm-9:00pm at the Mattress Factory Art Museum, on the ( Read More ... )
Laurel Highlands Harvest Festival& Simmering Pot Cook Off Join us for:Down Home Family Fun!Grape StompingWine TastingRegional CraftersSpecial Activities for KidsFiddlersLots of Food!Cook Off &nda ( Read More ... )

Tuesday, September 20, 2011

You are warmly invited to the Pittsburgh Premiere of the feature documentary “YERT: Your Environmental Road Trip” on Sept. 20th, 7pm at the Eddy Theater at Chatham University. The screen ( Read More ... )

Thursday, September 22, 2011

Open to the Chatham University ommunity at large – faculty, students, staff and alums.  

Friday, September 23, 2011

Healthy Women’s Expo Food Tasting The food tasting kicks off the weekend of our Healthy Women’s Expo and takes place Friday, September 23, 2011. Celebrating the Storied Histo ( Read More ... )

Saturday, September 24, 2011

From 10:00 am - 2:00 pm on Saturday September 24, sixteen community farm and gardens all across Allegheny County have invited you to visit their food projects.  To participate in this self-g ( Read More ... )
Health & Wellness Information for Women of All Ages! Saturday & Sunday, September 24–25, 2011 At the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in downtown Pittsburgh, PA. Register for the ( Read More ... )
Opportunities to participate with PASA in the 2nd Annual Mother Earth News Fair! The Mother Earth News Fair is a hands-on, sustainable-living festival, including two full days of workshops, DIY demon ( Read More ... )
FALL FESTIVALS AND PICK YOUR OWN APPLES AT TRIPLE B! Every weekend in September and October! Great fun for the whole family! Our apples are enormous, beautiful in color and tremendous in flavor-- ( Read More ... )

Wednesday, September 28, 2011

  Curious about local food, farms, and Western Pennsylvania's unique foodshed? The Enrico Biscotti Company and the Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable Agriculture are teaming up for an ( Read More ... )

Thursday, September 29, 2011

Mediterranean Local Harvest Dinner 6:30pm Mediterranean Local Harvest Dinner Small Plates featuring summer’s local harvest!$60 per person Reservations Required by calling or e-mailing ( Read More ... )
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