Classes and Events

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2016 Classes and Events

June

July

  • July 13 – Chestnut Hill, PA! Jam Making with Natural Sweeteners, with the Weaver’s Way Co-op at the Henry Got Crops Farm in Roxborough. 7-9 pm. Register here.
  • July 24 – Hellertown, PA! Canning demo and book signing at the Saucon Valley Farmers Market. 10 am. Free!
  • July 22 – Online! It’s International Can-it-Forward day and I’ll be presenting a live streaming canning demo via the Ball Canning website. More information soon!
  • July 30 – Saratoga, NY! Canning demo and book signing with From Scratch Club. More details soon.
  • July 31 – Troy, NY! Canning class and book signing prior to the From Scratch Club food swap. More details soon.

August

  • August 6 – Washington, DC! Canning classes at the US Botanic Garden. Morning class (10:30 am – 12:30 pm) features canning with honey and maple. Afternoon class (1:30 – 3:30 pm) features recipes using coconut sugar and fruit juices.
  • August 7 – Philadelphia! Book signing and jam tasting at Headhouse Square Farmers Market with Food Swap Cookbook author Emily Paster! 10 am to 2 pm. Free!
  • August 8 – Sewell, NJ! Free canning demo at the Margaret E. Heggan Free Public Library. 7 pm.
  • August 13 – Millersville, PA! Canning class at Homefields Farm. 10 am – 12 noon. More details to come.
  • August 19 – Amaganesett, NY! Canning class at Amber Waves Farm. 3-6 pm. Register here.
  • August 21 – Hillsdale, NY! Canning class at Hillsdale Home Chef. More details to come.
  • August 24 – Chestnut Hill, PA! Easy Tomato Salsa, with the Weaver’s Way Co-op at the Chestnut Hill Friends Meeting House. 7-9 pm. Register here.

Public Demos and Workshops

I am available to teach canning demos at libraries, festivals, and other public events. Fees for those services vary. I am currently booking dates for all of 2016. If you’re interested in booking me for an event, please drop me a note at marisa@foodinjars.com for more information or to inquire about pricing and availability.

Private Classes

Opportunities for private classes are occasionally available within the Philadelphia region. Please contact me for pricing and availability.