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This Saturday at Harvest Co-op: a taste of Italy. While you're there, post a selfie with the fresh mozzarella, tag Harvest, and use the hashtag #JPLocalFirst to enter to win a $1,000 shopping spree. ...

A Taste of Italy in Harvest

August 19, 2017, 11:00am - August 19, 2017, 2:00pm

Don't go to Italy - just come to Harvest Co-op! A Taste of Italy in Harvest! Caprese salad over pasta: local organic heirloom tomatoes, local organic basil, fresh mozzarella, and olive oil over a bed of pasta with lemon zest! This is a free tasting!

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Win $1000 in our Selfie Campaign! Post a selfie or a photo at a JP Local First member business with #jplocalfirst. Make sure to set your post to public! Visit jplocalfirst.org/selfie1000 for full details. ...

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Weed & Herb Walk: Medicinal Plants of the Boston Food Forest

August 23, 2017, 6:00pm - August 23, 2017, 8:00pm

Open to all, this class is a also a precursor to our fall herb series: "Nature's Remedies", offered on 3 Saturday afternoons, starting Sept 16th. On this evening, we’ll walk the grounds of the Boston Food Forest, identify and discuss the healing properties of the plants we find thriving. I’ll also spend a little time discussing proper harvesting of flowers, leaves, roots and berries. There’ll be a handout on these topics, as well as some delicious, local herbal tea for you to try. Geared for adults, but school-age children accompanied by a parent are welcome. TEACHER: Su Cousineau (Nature’s Remedies Series) Sliding scale suggested donation: $10 - $50. No one turned away for lack of funds.

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Urban Nutcracker YOUTH Auditions: Boston

September 9, 2017, 1:00pm - September 9, 2017, 5:00pm

Boys and Girls aged 8-18 are invited to audition for the Urban Nutcracker. Auditions are: Ages 8-11 from 1pm to 3pm; Ages 12-18 from 3pm to 5pm. Dancers must know ballet. Jazz, tap, hip hop are all helpful as well! Dancers should not prepare anything. $25.00 registration fee! Attire: solid color leotard, pink tights and pink shoes, hair in bun required. Boys: white shirt, black tights, black or white shoes, hair slicked back. Children will wear a number. NOT ALL CHILDREN WILL BE SELECTED. PRIORITY CASTING IS GIVEN TO STUDENTS IN TONY WILLIAMS BALLET ENSEMBLE. Photography by Peter Paradise Photography

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Ooooo, fresh corn at Allandale Farm! Snap a selfie while you pick some up and enter to win a $1000 shopping spree at JPLF member businesses. ...

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