Please check back here Saturday morning, there is an 80% chance of rain tomorrow so we might cancel both events. Thanks.
Strawberry picking (we'll be picking for canning on Sunday, and you're welcome to pick for yourself too)
What: Picking certified organic strawberries at a local U-pick farm.
When: Saturday June 20th, 9:30 am - 12:00 pm [50% chance of thunderstorms on Saturday, so hopefully we'll miss them in the morning].
Where: Brookside Berry Farm, Freeville [http://brooksideberryfarm.com/] meet at the Plant Science building on Tower Rd. around 9 am if you would like to carpool.
Bring: Hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, water, snacks. Optional: your kids, a friend, clean containers for picking, cash or check if you want to buy your own berries.
Contact: Megan Gregory email@example.com if you can offer or need a ride. Cell (847) 287-7784
Strawberry jam canning
What: Learn how to safely can strawberry jam, we'll be using a low sugar recipe with a special kind of pectin so the resulting jam is much healthier.
When: Sunday June 21st, 10 am - 4 pm (stop by anytime!)
Where: Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority house (yay industrial kitchen!) 508 Thurston Ave N. campus. Park along the street as I'm not sure if the parking lot is patrolled in the summer.
Bring: Yourself & a friend. Optional: canning jars
Contact: Allison Jack firstname.lastname@example.org Cell (607) 273-5762 Sara Rostampour email@example.com (612) 280-4201