Celebrate opening day at the Olney Farmers Market on Mother’s Day with reknown pastry chef Susan Wallace who will be demonstrating her skills, and Bread & Beauty authors Ellen & Claudia will talk about their book and share some of the recipes! Tea and pastries will be served. Join Us to celebrate Mother’s Day and Spring!
Montgomery County’s GreenFest has merged with Brookside Gardens Earth Day and promises to be one Maryland’s regions largest environmental festivals. It features music, exhibitors, kid’s activities, plant sale, electric vehicles, and car show. For more details, click here. See you there!
Join Bread & Beauty at the 11th Annual Kites Over Clarksburg - a FREE family fun day. Bring canned food items, used eye glasses and hearing aids to donate to local charities and receive a raffle ticket to enter and win prizes from local sponsors. Fly Kites - buy or bring your own (glass kite strings forbidden), bring your own picnic or boxed lunch. There will be kids art projects and games, and local businesses, clubs and associations. Sponsored by Montgomery Parks and The Clarksburg Foundation.
We’ll be sharing the Reserve’s stories at this lunchtime meet-up. Bring your sandwich and join us!
In this introduction to sourdough bread-making, Chef Carignan will demonstrate the fundamentals of making sourdough bread in your home kitchen. Participants will learn the chemistry and process of creating and maintaining a starter, using it to leaven a loaf, and shaping and baking the loaf. Participants will also learn some sourdough history, and bring home a jar of starter with instructions to use it, along with a hunk of sourdough bread. We’ll also enjoy finished bread in class, served with soup from local produce, and local wine. RSVP here (space is limited).
Slow Food and Bread & Beauty have teamed up with Rocklands Farm and Pizza Brama to bring you a lovely midday tour & tasting with farmer Greg Glenn. Join us for a 3 course seasonal lunch accompanied by wine and a great discussion about farming, food, cooking and preserving the science and the art of agriculture.
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Don’t miss this fall opportunity to tour local farms and stock up on gifts and good experiences with family. The tour is sponsored by Heritage Montgomery. Stay tuned for details and a list of farms! You’ll find Bread & Beauty at many of the markets, and find the authors too!
Please join us at Rocklands Farm & Winery's tasting room for a special "Founding Publisher" Event! Enjoy live music, special perks with your book purchases, and enjoy the community spirit that makes the Agricultural Reserve so special.