Monthly Archives: November 2012

Colin Baumgartner on Saturday’s Sausage Workshop

(Cross-posted from Colin’s blog – Reestablishing the Food Connection) I was thrilled when I saw that a workshop on Charcuterie was being offered by a local group.  I signed up immediately and looked forward to creating patés and cured meats. … Continue reading

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Patchwork Kitchen – Seeking Letters of Support

Sometime next year, I hope to start pulling together community moral support, funding, commercial space, furnishings and supplies to create a downtown State College community kitchen, modeled somewhat on the Local Sprouts Cafe in Maine and called – for now … Continue reading

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Nuggets – November 13, 2012

Action Alert – Letter to End Fossil Fuel Subsidies (From Cricket Hunter at PA-IPL) The elections are finally over, and our legislators are heading back to Washington to face some serious budgetary work.  The National Council of Churches (and the … Continue reading

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Boalsburg Indoor Market Opens Today – Nov. 13, 2012

(From Jim Eisenstein) Tuesday (Nov 13) marks the beginning of the Boalsburg Farmers Market indoor season.    The wonderful outdoor markets in our valley are closed for the season, but many of the products sold their in recent weeks are still … Continue reading

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Pike Street Public House – Nov. 13 Meeting at Cafe Lemont

(From Mike Beck of Cafe Lemont) Interested parties are invited to Cafe Lemont on Tuesday, November 13 at 7 p.m. for a meeting to discuss possibilities for opening a new restaurant at the Alto Italian Restaurant building on Pike Street. … Continue reading

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Sausage Workshop Photos

Photos from Saturday’s excellent sausage-making workshop taught by Steve Bookbinder. Also, if any readers want to try out a non-electric sausage stuffer (the 5-pound capacity stuffer from Lehman’s), we have one you can borrow. Just let me know.

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Congeries – November 9, 2012

Dec. 8 – Making Decorative Holiday Apple Elves – Workshop Ingrid Fowles will be teaching a workshop on Saturday, December 8 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the State College Friends Meeting House, 611 E. Prospect Ave., all about … Continue reading

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