Session 2 | Food Education

Alchemy in the Kitchen: Making vinegar from food scraps & Salvage Vege Stock

ROOM: Earth Friends

Learn a new skill and how to save money while getting the most nutritional value out your vegetables.  Making your own vinegar and vegetable stock is a great skill and yields a superior product for less money than storebought. And it's a great community building activity that groups in CSAs or gardens can do together.

Speakers: Harry Rosenblum, Founder, The Brooklyn Kitchen; Rieko Sakuramoto, Private Chef, Holistic Health Coach, Aromatherapist


Nurturing Nursing: A Family Approach To Breastfeeding and Eating

Room: HM 148

This workshop will introduce parents to inclusive and diverse eating practices for the whole family. The workshop will include lecture, Q&A, and recipe distribution.

Speakers: TI Williams and Shahkeem Williams, Educators, Live Sip


Sugar + Salt: The History of Two Spices, Food Preservation and the Human Microbiome

Room: HM 431

This workshop will be an anthropological exploration of the history of sugar + salt. We will look at their roles in old world food preservation, the industrialized food system, and their impact on our health.               

Speakers: Cheryl Paswater, Fermentationist, Educator, Health Coach, Artist, Beekeeper, and Writer; Erin Cramm, MA Candidate in Health Arts and Sciences, Goddard College, and High School Math Teacher in Queens

Food Education