403 Forbidden


nginx
403 Forbidden

403 Forbidden


nginx
Follow us:
403 Forbidden

403 Forbidden


nginx

Field Notes

Covering the natural wonders of the Pacific Northwest

January 30, 2012 at 7:00 AM

Coming up: wild food foraging in the city

The Neptune Theatre at 7 p.m. Feb. 7 is hosting an evening of presentations on food, from foraging tips in the city to Dumpster diving, a history of the potato in Washington State, and several presentation on traditional foods, their gathering and use.

Short Takes: What the World Eats is a presentation of the Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture in conjunction with its eponymous exhibit at the Burke until from Jan. 28. – June 10.

rosehips.jpg

Dr. Melissa Poe of the Institute for Culture and Ecology will present on wild food foraging in the city. Such as on these rose hips, photographed by Poe.

The evening will be a series of fast-paced food talks, with ten experts from the University of Washington and around the region presenting on a range of topics. Each presenter will have six minutes and 20 slides to cover their topic.

Archaeologists will present on what people were eating 10,000 years ago, and Elise Krohn, of Northwest Indian College Cooperative Extension will present on the revival of Northwest Coastal Indian food traditions.

UW Farm 3.jpg

UW students break ground on the newest addition to the UW Farm, at the Center for Urban Horticulture. Photo by Julia Reed.

short takes poster FINAL.jpg

Tickets to Short Takes are $5 and available at the door. Poster courtesy of the Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture

Comments

COMMENTS

No personal attacks or insults, no hate speech, no profanity. Please keep the conversation civil and help us moderate this thread by reporting any abuse. See our Commenting FAQ.



The opinions expressed in reader comments are those of the author only, and do not reflect the opinions of The Seattle Times.


403 Forbidden

403 Forbidden


nginx
403 Forbidden

403 Forbidden


nginx