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Join WBEZ Chicago, Angelic Organics Learning Center and Green City Market at Goose Island Barrel House for freshly tapped beverages and a four-course meal prepared by Goat Group Catering - the latest “Goat” addition from Chef Stephanie Izard!
CONNECT with the leaders (and eaters) who are shaping the future of our sustainable local food movement. Learn how to engage as a consumer, community member, and voter. And leave with tangible actions for supporting a local food system that is clean, fair, just and sustainable.
Each $85 ticket includes appetizers, a 3-course seated dinner, and cocktails, wine & beer provided by Chicago purveyors.
Seasonal menus incorporate ingredients from local farms, and will be posted one week prior to the event. Email us with questions or dietary concerns. Space is limited.
6:30pm - Cocktails & Appetizers
7:00pm - Dinner & Discussion
Chefs & Presenters:
Melissa Flynn, Executive Director of Green City Market; Liz Moran Stelk, Executive Director of Illinois Stewardship Alliance; Natalie Shmulik, Food Business Consultant at The Hatchery Chicago
The Come to the Table Dinner Series joins local chefs, farmers, innovators, and food advocates for three seasonal dinners at farm-to-table restaurants in Chicago. Each event includes a custom created farm-to-table menu, beverages, and lively discussion about the intersections of food, agriculture, and community. The series began in 2016 as a vehicle for discussing different food system topics over a shared meal at restaurants that also support sustainable local food & farms. Now in its third season, the series is presented by Angelic Organics Learning Center, Green City Market, and WBEZ 91.5 Chicago. All proceeds benefit the missions and work of the presenting non-profit organizations. Partner restaurants and purveyors are committed to sourcing locally and sustainably whenever possible.
ABOUT THE HOST ORGANIZATIONS:
Angelic Organics Learning Center builds sustainable local food and farm systems. They reach more than 5,000 people annually through farmer training programs, urban agriculture programs, and on-farm workshops, camps, field trips & farm stays. Angelic Organics Learning Center was founded in 1999 as a nonprofit educational partner to Angelic Organics CSA farm.
Green City Market is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit cultivating a sustainable Chicago food system through vibrant farmers markets, edible education for youth, and fresh food access initiatives. Green City Market's programs increase the availability of quality food, connect local farmers to the community, and promote understanding of how food gets to our plates.
WBEZ 91.5 Chicago is Chicagoland’s premier media hub for high quality, fact-based journalism and engaging, entertaining audio programs and podcasts. WBEZ’s award-winning investigative journalists ask tough questions, dig deep for answers and expose truths that spark change.WBEZ Chicago is owned and operated by Chicago Public Media.