dinner under the stars - Camden Children`s Garden


dinner under the stars - Camden Children`s Garden
On Tuesday, September 14th, the Camden Children's Garden & Camden City Garden Club presents "Dinner
Under the Stars" at 6:00pm. Dine amidst the lovely, lush greenery of the Camden Children's Garden.
Enjoy a gourmet meal featuring the produce from local farms and Camden's community gardens.
Camden Children's Garden
- Chef Mark Smith (The Tortilla Press in Collingswood)
- Chef Jim Malaby (Blueplate in Mullica Hill)
- Chef Alex Capasso (West Side Gravy in Collingswood and Blackbird in Collingswood)
Camden Children's Garden
3 Riverside Drive, Camden, N.J. ~ the Camden Waterfront
Tuesday, September 14th, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Join South Jersey chefs as they prepare a four-course meal for your exquisite dining pleasure.
The cost for this gourmet BYOB event is $95/person (all inclusive). A portion of the proceeds will
benefit the Camden Children's Garden, an organization coping with a complete cut in
state funding. Your participation will support the important work of the Camden Children's Garden
and its programs that educate families about gardening, fresh food, nutrition and the environment.
Reservations and pre-paymentof $95/perperson required.
Please call Lydia at 856-979-3333. Book now ~ This event typically sells out!
Parking included in ticket price - only available at the Camden Waterfront Garage
(on Delaware Ave at Federal St).
More about this not-to-miss event and outdoor fresh-dining experience!
This event is part of an ever-growing movement
sweeping the nation to encourage consumers to get
their food from local sources. These events bring
farmers/gardeners, the chefs and diners together to
enjoy the healthy harvest. "Dinner Under the Stars" is
just one of these events in the Delaware Valley. Other
dining experiences like "Farm to Fork" and
"Outstanding in the Field" have inspired foodies from
across the country to set tables in our nation's
cornfields, restaurants and community gardens to
feed sellout crowds with the Earth's local bounty!
In addition, more and more Americans are hopping on the fresh-food
bandwagon, pledging to become "Locavores", "Slow Food"
Enthusiasts and to "Buy Fresh, Buy Local". Even the First Family is
growing an "organic" garden on the White House grounds to provide
fresh fruits and vegetables for the Obamas and their guests.
The Camden City Garden Club has been bringing the fresh
food movement to the people of this region for 26 years. The Club
has supported the creation of fifteen NEW food-producing gardens in
2010, thirty-one gardens in 2009, and all together sustains over 80
gardens. All provide residents with fresh, healthy food throughout
the City of Camden.

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