Edible and Medicinal Plant Landscaping

What?
Join Eran Rhodzell of the Sacred Earth Initiative in learning how to landscape using edible and medicinal plants. Learn more about Eran and the Sacred Earth Initiative at www.sacredearthlandscaping.com

Who?
Everyone!

When?
Monday, July 10

Come early or stay late to enjoy our Monday Farmers’ Market from 3-7pm.

No pre-registration necessary. Event will take place rain-or-shine.

For complete event information, including cost and time, visit our facebook page.

Where?
Grow Benzie
5885 Frankfort Highway (M-115)
Benzonia, MI 49616
**1 mile west of stoplight in Benzonia
**5 miles east of Frankfort
**20 miles west of Interlochen
**16 miles north of Bear Lake
Questions: 231-882-9510

Making Culinary Vinegars

What?
Join Christina Ryan-Stoltz in learning to make homemade delicious vinegars.

Who?
Everyone!

When?
Monday, July 3

No pre-registration necessary. Event will take place rain-or-shine.

Come early or stay late to enjoy our Monday Farmers’ Market (3-7pm).

For complete event information, including cost and time, visit our facebook page.

Where?
Grow Benzie
5885 Frankfort Highway (M-115)
Benzonia, MI 49616
**1 mile west of stoplight in Benzonia
**5 miles east of Frankfort
**20 miles west of Interlochen
**16 miles north of Bear Lake
Questions: 231-882-9510

Garden Tower: Year-Round Vertical Growing System Presentation

What?
All are welcome to join presenter Barbie Stow as she shares about how you learn how you can have a compact yet productive garden without tilling, weeding, or watering. Learn how to grow fresh produce easily & quickly with a state-of-the-art aeroponic growing system!

Who?
Everyone!

When?
Monday, June 26, 6-6:30pm

Cost?
Free! Donations welcomed.

No pre-registration necessary. Event will take place rain-or-shine.

Where?
Grow Benzie Event Center
5885 Frankfort Highway (M-115)
Benzonia, MI 49616
**1 mile west of stoplight in Benzonia
**5 miles east of Frankfort
**20 miles west of Interlochen
**16 miles north of Bear Lake
Questions: 231-882-9510

Strawberry Freezing Party

What?
Want to put up strawberries so you can have some in the winter? Enjoy the company of others while you preserve food? This strawberry freezing party allows folks to join together to put up the harvest in the Incubator Kitchen. We are coordinating with Bernie Sandee Ware of the Ware Farm out of Bear Lake to have flats of their certfied organic strawberries for registered participants. You can also buy your own strawberries during our farrmers market -whicch runs this same day, Monday, June 19, from 3pm to 7pm. may also bring your own strawberries.

Cost?
As many flats you want ($46 a flat) + $5.

We are planning such food preservation parties for other crops later in the season as well. This way you don’t have to do all the cleaning and set-up by yourself! No experience necessary. Instruction for those interested will be provided. Bring the style of plastic bags you prefer. We will also have some available for those who forget:)

Who?
Everyone!

Registration?
Register with the number of flats you want by June 17. Note: if you don’t pre-register, you are still most welcome to come! There will be strawberries at the market on June 19 that you can buy and join in the fun! Signing up by June 17 just guarantees that a flat of organic berries will be reserved for you!

When?
Monday, June 19, 6:30 to 8pm (Come early to have dinner with the Grill Benzie Food Truck at the Farmers Market!) Also-feel free to shop the market before the freezing party. You are welcome to put your purchases in our refridgerator while you attend class!

Where?
Grow Benzie Incubator Kitchen
5885 Frankfort Highway (M-115)
Benzonia, MI 49616
**1 mile west of stoplight in Benzonia
**5 miles east of Frankfort
**20 miles west of Interlochen
**16 miles north of Bear Lake
Questions: 231-882-9510

Asparagus Pickling Class

Join Instructor Christina Ryan-Stolz in a fun, informative 45 minute class on how to pickle asparagus. Come prepared to spend about 20 minutes shopping the farmers market after class while your jar (yes! you get to take home a jar of pickled asparagus!) cools. $7 per person includes one jar of pickled asparagus. The class will take place in the Studio House Kitchen as the Incubator Kitchen will be occupied by the Cooking Fresh classes. Note: this class will end in time for interested people to attend the 5:30pm Cooking Fresh class. All are welcome!

Cooking Fresh Class

What?
All are welcome to learn about cooking with fruits and vegetables and nutrition education at these free cooking & nutrition classes.  These classes take place in the Grow Benzie Incubator Kitchen during our Monday Farmers’ Market.   There are two classes each Monday- one at 4pm and one at 5:30pm.

The Farmers Market takes place from 3pm to 7pm every Monday from June 5 to August 28.  After your class, you can head out to the vendors and pick up the ingredients you need to make the new recipe at home!  These classes are free and open to the public!  No reservations needed.

Who?
Everyone!

When?
Mondays, June 5 to August 28, 4pm and 5:30pm

Where?
Grow Benzie Incubator Kitchen
5885 Frankfort Highway (M-115)
Benzonia, MI 49616
**1 mile west of stoplight in Benzonia
**5 miles east of Frankfort
**20 miles west of Interlochen
**16 miles north of Bear Lake
Questions: 231-882-9510

Cooking Fresh Class

What?
All are welcome to learn about cooking with fruits and vegetables and nutrition education at these free cooking & nutrition classes.  These classes take place in the Grow Benzie Incubator Kitchen during our Monday Farmers’ Market.   There are two classes each Monday- one at 4pm and one at 5:30pm.

The Farmers Market takes place from 3pm to 7pm every Monday from June 5 to August 28.  After your class, you can head out to the vendors and pick up the ingredients you need to make the new recipe at home!  These classes are free and open to the public!  No reservations needed.

Who?
Everyone!

When?
Mondays, June 5 to August 28, 4pm and 5:30pm

Where?
Grow Benzie Incubator Kitchen
5885 Frankfort Highway (M-115)
Benzonia, MI 49616
**1 mile west of stoplight in Benzonia
**5 miles east of Frankfort
**20 miles west of Interlochen
**16 miles north of Bear Lake
Questions: 231-882-9510

Cooking Fresh Class

What?
All are welcome to learn about cooking with fruits and vegetables and nutrition education at these free cooking & nutrition classes.  These classes take place in the Grow Benzie Incubator Kitchen during our Monday Farmers’ Market.   There are two classes each Monday- one at 4pm and one at 5:30pm.

The Farmers Market takes place from 3pm to 7pm every Monday from June 5 to August 28.  After your class, you can head out to the vendors and pick up the ingredients you need to make the new recipe at home!  These classes are free and open to the public!  No reservations needed.

Who?
Everyone!

When?
Mondays, June 5 to August 28, 4pm and 5:30pm

Where?
Grow Benzie Incubator Kitchen
5885 Frankfort Highway (M-115)
Benzonia, MI 49616
**1 mile west of stoplight in Benzonia
**5 miles east of Frankfort
**20 miles west of Interlochen
**16 miles north of Bear Lake
Questions: 231-882-9510

Cooking Fresh Class

What?
All are welcome to learn about cooking with fruits and vegetables and nutrition education at these free cooking & nutrition classes.  These classes take place in the Grow Benzie Incubator Kitchen during our Monday Farmers’ Market.   There are two classes each Monday- one at 4pm and one at 5:30pm.

The Farmers Market takes place from 3pm to 7pm every Monday from June 5 to August 28.  After your class, you can head out to the vendors and pick up the ingredients you need to make the new recipe at home!  These classes are free and open to the public!  No reservations needed.

Who?
Everyone!

When?
Mondays, June 5 to August 28, 4pm and 5:30pm

Where?
Grow Benzie Incubator Kitchen
5885 Frankfort Highway (M-115)
Benzonia, MI 49616
**1 mile west of stoplight in Benzonia
**5 miles east of Frankfort
**20 miles west of Interlochen
**16 miles north of Bear Lake
Questions: 231-882-9510

Cooking Fresh Class

What?
All are welcome to learn about cooking with fruits and vegetables and nutrition education at these free cooking & nutrition classes.  These classes take place in the Grow Benzie Incubator Kitchen during our Monday Farmers’ Market.   There are two classes each Monday- one at 4pm and one at 5:30pm.

The Farmers Market takes place from 3pm to 7pm every Monday from June 5 to August 28.  After your class, you can head out to the vendors and pick up the ingredients you need to make the new recipe at home!  These classes are free and open to the public!  No reservations needed.

Who?
Everyone!

When?
Mondays, June 5 to August 28, 4pm and 5:30pm

Where?
Grow Benzie Incubator Kitchen
5885 Frankfort Highway (M-115)
Benzonia, MI 49616
**1 mile west of stoplight in Benzonia
**5 miles east of Frankfort
**20 miles west of Interlochen
**16 miles north of Bear Lake
Questions: 231-882-9510