Event: May 3 Learn to garden in the drought + lunch!

Learning and Eating in the Garden 
Growing a vegetable garden that flourishes in the drought 
When: Saturday, May 3, 10:30 - 1:00
Tickets: $18 for Slow Food Members and Friends (Limited Seating) 
Join us to learn how to create a bountiful garden in a drought and enjoy
a  gourmet lunch in Marcia’s and Chuck's Garden in Sebastopol. 
Proceeds will benefit the Slow Food Russian River 3 Sisters Garden Project.

Some topics we will be demonstrating and discussing:
  • Best vegetables to plant in the drought: Heirloom/Ark/Hybrid seeds
  • Water saving practices: presented by Sonoma Co. Master Gardeners
  • Drip irrigation & mulching
  • How to make compost in quick 6 weeks
  • Vermicomposting - composting with worms  (demonstration)        
  • Planting in raised beds and containers (demonstration)
  • Handouts will be included.

 Followed by lunch in the Garden

  • Coffe Cake, coffee & tea (prior to discussion)
  • Torta Rustica
  • Spring Salad
  • Please bring a dessert or fruit for 6, plus a beverage of your choice (juice, wine, champagne) to share. Plates etc. will be provided.