Slow Food Oxon

Vegetables in a Jar

4 Sep 2010 - 12:00
4 Sep 2010 - 16:00

Venue: Hardwick Organic Garden

Home preservation of vegetables. Not chutneys and not pickles ...

The Taste Adventure

31 Jul 2010 - 00:00
31 Jul 2010 - 18:00

"The Taste Adventure" interactive play for children and their parents at Oxfordshire County & Thame Show. We need 12 volunteers for the day. Every person will get a free ticket for 1/2 day volunteering at the SF stand, orientation will be offered the week before the show.

Please add a note to your sign-up saying whether you'd prefer to cover the morning slot (9am to 1:30pm) or the afternoon slot (1:30pm to 6pm).

Slow Food Tour to Rural Poland

7 Jun 2010 - 00:00
29 Aug 2010 - 23:59

The dates for this event are still to be decided. Please see the Date Choice Form for details of the event and of how to register your preferred date.

Once a date has been chosen, you'll be able to sign up for the tour.

Slow Bread Making Class

19 May 2010 - 00:00
19 May 2010 - 16:00

Venue: Natural Bread Company, Wantage

This course has been custom made for Slow Food members. Note that there is a limit of 8 places.

The cost for the course is is £80/person, including lunch and trip to the Wessex Flour Mill. Full time students will be offered £20 discounts.

Book Club: Swindled: From Poison Sweets to Counterfeit Coffee

24 Mar 2010 - 19:30
24 Mar 2010 - 22:00

The next meeting of the SF Oxon Book group will take place on Wednesday 24 March at 7.30pm at the Summertown Wine Cafe, South Parade, Summertown.

We will be discussing:

Swindled: From Poison Sweets to Counterfeit Coffee - The Dark History of the Food Cheats by Bee Wilson

Even if you have not read the book, but are interested in a convivial discussion of food cheats and counterfeits, please come along.

I look forward seeing old and new members.




24 Feb 2010 - 18:30
24 Feb 2010 - 22:00

Venue: Door74 on Cowley Road, Oxford

The Convivium will hold its AGM from 6:30, followed by dinner at about 7:45. In between, from about 7:15 we would like to discuss with members and guests ideas for Convivium events in 2010.

So, if you would like to come along, please let me know. I will then send you the menu for pre-orders (£16,99 for 2 courses or £19.99 for 3 courses).

In the meantime, if you have any questions or suggestions, please do not hesitate to write to me.