Locally sourced food, like WiFi, can either be found at a café or stolen from the neighbours. Avoid bandwidth banditry with this Groupon.
- $29 for a 90-minute Canning 101 Workshop (a $65 value)
In 90-minutes students learn the basic: time-test canning techniques of putting up healthy, safe preserves, great recipes, and a range of potential canning projects using in-season produce harvested from Fresh City and other local farm fields.
Workshops are available on Sundays from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m., or on Wednesdays from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Sunday classes are held on September 15, 22, 29, and October 6.
Wednesday classes are held on September 11, 18, 22, and October 2.
Workshop participants also receive 50% off their first delivery of a Regular produce bag from their no-commitment, customizable CSA program.
The age-old art of growing your own delicious, garden fresh food is making a comeback with classes such as Mighty Micro Greens and Sprouts. Fun with Fermented Foods teaches students how to preserve the food they've grown, as does Canning Basics.
The Fresh City workshop team is made up of dedicated teachers, foodies, and sustainable farmers. They are passionate about growing and eating local, sustainably-produced food and helping their community improve access to healthy, top-quality food year-round.