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Kale Festival 2015

 

Date: February 22nd 9am-5pm
Location: San Diego Peace Garden 3850 Westgate Place 

Kale Festival Schedule     *subject to changes

8:00-9:00 Early Yoga Class (FRIENDS CENTER, everyone welcome) 
9:00-9:30 Sign-In, Coffee & Snacks, Browse tables PATIO

WORKSHOP SESSION I 9:30-10:30

Compost 101 – Ted Townsend GARDEN
Bee Keeping -  TBA CHURCH SANCTUARY
Soap Making – Cat Henning FRIENDS CENTER KITCHEN, limit 15
Garden Tour – Philip Dunn METAL WATER TANK

COOKING DEMONSTRATION 10:00 - 10:30- Paul Maschka PATIO

BREAK 10:30 -10:45  Snacks PATIO
Kale Puppet Show by the Mid City Propagator

WORKSHOP SESSION II 10:45-11:45
Water Harvesting – Brook Sarson MEET AT THE METAL WATER TANK
Goat Husbandry – Kelsey McCune  FRONT LAWN

Vermiculture: Worms for Composting - McCharles Anacker FRONT LAWN
Food System Round Table Part I - FRIENDS CENTER
RECIPE CONTEST  11:00 – 12:00 
Bring a kale dish with 30 samples and pre-register your recipe online PATIO

FREE LUNCH & LIVE MUSIC 11:45 – 1:30
Lunch prepared by Hannah Robertson, Josh Azayas, chefs KITCHEN
Music by Santiago, Meir and Matt of Todo Mundo

WORKSHOP SESSION III   1:30 – 2:30
Food System Round Table PART II: FRIENDS CENTER
Tree Pruning – Paul Maschka METAL WATER TANK
Fermentation – Alan Conrad & Austin Durant CHURCH KITCHEN
About Kale and Preparing Your Spring Garden – Roy Wilburn GARDEN 

BREAK 2:30 -2:45 
Kale Song performance (Linda Williams, Karen Napolitani & guitar students)  PATIO

WORKSHOP SESSION IV  2:45 - 3:45
Fruit Tree Propagation – Ian Miller  GARDEN
Intro to Cheese Making – Virginia Masters KITCHEN
Garden Tour – Amy Rouillard METAL WATER TANK

Backyard Chickens – Rachel Hiner GARDEN
COOKING DEMONSTRATION 3:30 - 4:00  Mariah Gayler  PATIO
LIVE MUSIC 4:00 – 5:00  LEARNING KIRV PATIO

ALL DAY DEMOS

Solar Cooking Demo – Jim LaJoie  FRONT LAWN 
Aquaponics 
– Kearny High School Students FRONT LAWN
Vermiculture – Charles Anacker FRONT LAWN
Gardening Q & A – Master Gardeners FRONT LAWN
Sparky Greens: Plants and Electronics – FRONT LAWN

FILMS (PRC ROOM) various times
“Good Food” (57 min)
“Ingredients: The Local Food Movement Takes Root” 

 

CHILDREN’S:

9:30 - 12:00 & 1:00 - 4:00 Mud Pie Kitchen – Patti Shields GARDEN
9:30 – 10:30 Discovery Scavenger Hunt – Tina Ryesdorf  GARDEN
9:30 – 10:30 Children’s Yoga – Stephany Item FRIENDS CENTER
10:45 – 11:45 Magic/Circus Show – Adam Ladd CHILDRENS ROOM
1:30 – 2:30 Kale Puppet Show – by the Mid City Propagators 

                          FRONT LAWN

1:30 – 2:30 Paper Making – Mica T and Joan G CHILDRENS ROOM
2:45 - 3:45 Garden Sing-Along – Karen N & Linda W GARDEN
2:45 - 3:45 Art with Recycled Materials - Joan Green FRONT LAWN

Earlier Event: February 21
Friends of Farming Exclusive Farm Tour
Later Event: March 1
Local Orbit Food 3 Day Hub Camp