Jews and Land Study Group: Jews and Race #1

707 S 50th Street 707 S 50th Street, Philadelphia, PA

6:30 Vegetarian Potluck | 7-9 pm Study Group $10-$20 Sliding Scale Suggested Donation The Jews and Land study group is a five-part bi-weekly gathering to explore a people’s-level history of Jews in relationship to land--from the creation myths of the Torah to the times of sovereignty in ancient Israel, from the diasporas to immigrant farmers […]

Shtetl Skills: Spring Cleansing with Kelly McCarthy

707 S 50th Street 707 S 50th Street, Philadelphia, PA

As we approach passover in the dawn of a new spring, we’re called to cleanse our homes of stray, lingering crumbs, both literal and energetic. In this workshop, we'll talk about folk medicine practices using herbs to cleanse our homes and our energetic bodies. We'll talk about ways to ritually clean your house, which herbs […]

Jews and Land Study Group: Jews and Race #3

707 S 50th Street 707 S 50th Street, Philadelphia, PA

6:30 Vegetarian Potluck | 7-9 pm Study Group $10-$20 Sliding Scale Suggested Donation The Jews and Land study group is a five-part bi-weekly gathering to explore a people’s-level history of Jews in relationship to land--from the creation myths of the Torah to the times of sovereignty in ancient Israel, from the diasporas to immigrant farmers […]

Spring Plant Walk with Marian Dalke

West Fairmount Park 4160 Horticultural Drive, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Come along for a multi-sensory experience of Philadelphia’s forests. This edible herb walk will cover the basics of botany, plant ID, and ethical harvesting practices. You will smell, touch and taste a variety of seasonal plants and learn about the medicinal uses of over a dozen local species. Children and dogs are welcome. Exact meetup […]

Jews and Land Study Group: Jews and Race #4

707 S 50th Street 707 S 50th Street, Philadelphia, PA

6:30 Vegetarian Potluck | 7-9 pm Study Group $10-$20 Sliding Scale Suggested Donation The Jews and Land study group is a five-part bi-weekly gathering to explore a people’s-level history of Jews in relationship to land--from the creation myths of the Torah to the times of sovereignty in ancient Israel, from the diasporas to immigrant farmers […]

Growing Shiitake on Natural Logs

707 S 50th Street 707 S 50th Street, Philadelphia, PA

Natural log cultivation of Shiitake imitates nature closely. Attendees will inoculate or "plant" recently felled hardwood logs with spawn and learn the overall annual process of growing outdoor Shiitake mushrooms as contrasted with a faster indoor cultivation method on hardwood sawdust hedges. All attendees will take home their own grow at home shiitake hedge. Heather […]

Jews and Land Study Group: Jews and Race #5

707 S 50th Street 707 S 50th Street, Philadelphia, PA

6:30 Vegetarian Potluck | 7-9 pm Study Group $10-$20 Sliding Scale Suggested Donation The Jews and Land study group is a five-part bi-weekly gathering to explore a people’s-level history of Jews in relationship to land--from the creation myths of the Torah to the times of sovereignty in ancient Israel, from the diasporas to immigrant farmers […]

Sourdough 101 with Fikira Bakery

Jewish Farm School 5020 Cedar Avenue, Philadelphia, PA

Al, founder of Fikira Bakery, will share their very own multigenerational, whole grain starter, and walk you through every step of the awesome sourdough process. You'll gain pro knowledge about bread making and local sourcing in Philadelphia, and you'll have the opportunity to meet two radical Philly foodmakers. We'll have time to taste five varieties […]

Making Fresh Goat Cheese with Alex Jones

707 S 50th Street 707 S 50th Street, Philadelphia, PA

In this hands-on workshop, attendees will learn about our region's dairy landscape, where to source raw goat's milk for cheesemaking, and how to make chèvre, a simple, fresh goat's milk cheese that's customizable and versatile, in their own home kitchens Alex Jones is a writer, cheesemonger, food educator, and regional food systems advocate who has […]

Jews and Land Study Group: Jews and Race #5

707 S 50th Street 707 S 50th Street, Philadelphia, PA

6:30 Vegetarian Potluck | 7-9 pm Study Group $10-$20 Sliding Scale Suggested Donation The Jews and Land study group is a five-part bi-weekly gathering to explore a people’s-level history of Jews in relationship to land--from the creation myths of the Torah to the times of sovereignty in ancient Israel, from the diasporas to immigrant farmers […]