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Kale Festival Schedule     *subject to changes

8:00-9:00

Early Yoga Class (FRIENDS CENTER, everyone welcome)

9:00-9:30

Sign-In, Coffee & Snacks, Browse tables PATIO


WORKSHOP SESSION I 9:30-10:30

Compost 101 – Ted Townsend GARDEN

Bee Keeping -  TBA CHURCH SANCTUARY

Soap Making – Cat Henning FRIENDS CENTER KITCHEN, limit 15

Garden Tour – Philip Dunn METAL WATER TANK


COOKING DEMONSTRATION 10:00 - 10:30- Paul Maschka PATIO


BREAK 10:30 -10:45  Snacks PATIO

Kale Puppet Show by the Mid City Propagators


WORKSHOP SESSION II 10:45-11:45

Water Harvesting – Brook Sarson MEET AT THE METAL WATER TANK

Goat Husbandry – Kelsey McCune  FRONT LAWN

Vermiculture: Worms for Composting - McCharles Anacker FRONT LAWN

              Food System Round Table Part I - FRIENDS CENTER


              RECIPE CONTEST  11:00 – 12:00

Bring a kale dish with 30 samples and pre-register your recipe online PATIO


FREE LUNCH & LIVE MUSIC 11:45 – 1:30

Lunch prepared by Hannah Robertson, Josh Azayas, chefs KITCHEN

Music by Santiago, Meir and Matt of Todo Mundo


WORKSHOP SESSION III   1:30 – 2:30

Food System Round Table PART II: FRIENDS CENTER

Tree Pruning – Paul Maschka METAL WATER TANK

Fermentation – Alan Conrad & Austin Durant CHURCH KITCHEN

About Kale and Preparing Your Spring Garden – Roy Wilburn GARDEN


BREAK 2:30 -2:45

Kale Song performance (Linda Williams, Karen Napolitani & guitar students)  PATIO


WORKSHOP SESSION IV  2:45 - 3:45

Fruit Tree Propagation – Ian Miller  GARDEN

Intro to Cheese Making – Virginia Masters KITCHEN

Garden Tour – Amy Rouillard METAL WATER TANK

Backyard Chickens – Rachel Hiner GARDEN


COOKING DEMONSTRATION 3:30 - 4:00  Mariah Gayler  PATIO


LIVE MUSIC 4:00 – 5:00  LEARNING KIRV PATIO


ALL DAY DEMOS

Solar Cooking Demo – Jim LaJoie  FRONT LAWN

Aquaponics – Kearny High School Students FRONT LAWN

Vermiculture – Charles Anacker FRONT LAWN

Gardening Q & A – Master Gardeners FRONT LAWN

Sparky Greens: Plants and Electronics – FRONT LAWN


FILMS (PRC ROOM) various times

“Good Food” (57 min)

“Ingredients: The Local Food Movement Takes Root”


CHILDREN’S:

9:30 - 12:00 & 1:00 - 4:00 Mud Pie Kitchen – Patti Shields GARDEN

9:30 – 10:30 Discovery Scavenger Hunt – Tina Ryesdorf  GARDEN

9:30 – 10:30 Children’s Yoga – Stephany Item FRIENDS CENTER

10:45 – 11:45 Magic/Circus Show – Adam Ladd CHILDRENS ROOM

1:30 – 2:30 Kale Puppet Show – by the Mid City Propagators

                          FRONT LAWN

1:30 – 2:30 Paper Making – Mica T and Joan G CHILDRENS ROOM

2:45 - 3:45 Garden Sing-Along – Karen N & Linda W GARDEN

2:45 - 3:45 Art with Recycled Materials - Joan Green FRONT LAWN

FREE & LOCATED on the campus of

SAN DIEGO PEACE GARDEN,

3850 Westgate Place, San Diego, CA  92105


FESTIVAL MISSION

The Kale Festival is a day to celebrate and learn about local and sustainable food through workshops and demonstrations.  We come together to envision a better and more just food system.