Food Literacy

Food Literacy @ Dudley

Are you a foodie? Chef? Baker? Or do you just want to explore other cuisines? Join fellow Dudley House members for fun with food. Classes, excursions, pot-lucks, and more. The goal of the Food Literacy Program is to cultivate an understanding of food from the ground up. Education focuses on four integrated areas of food and society: sustainability, nutrition, food preparation and community. 

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Please contact Lei Lin at dudleyhouse.food@gmail.com with any comments or suggestions.

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20-minute Dudley Cafe Kitchen Tour - SIGNUP OPEN!

September 22, 2016

Ever dreamed of having your own restaurant or bar someday but have no idea how a busy place like that runs on a daily basis? Ever wondered how a school cafe manages to prepare lunch and dinner for hundreds of students in such a tiny space?

Here is your chance to find out—Join us for a 20-minute tour, guided by the beloved chef and manager, Paula Gaughan, to the kitchen… Read more about 20-minute Dudley Cafe Kitchen Tour - SIGNUP OPEN!

2016 Sep 30

20-minute Dudley Cafe Kitchen Tour

2:30pm to 2:50pm

Location: 

Dudley Cafe

Ever dreamed of having your own restaurant or bar someday but have no idea how a busy place like that runs on a daily basis? Ever wondered how a school cafe manages to prepare lunch and dinner for hundreds of students in such a tiny space?

Here is your chance to find out! Join us for a 20-minute tour, guided by the beloved chef and manager, Paula Gaughan, to the kitchen… Read more about 20-minute Dudley Cafe Kitchen Tour

2016 Apr 28

Climate Change and the Future of Wine: Food Literacy Project Fireside Chat with Dr. Elisabeth J. Forrestel

7:00pm to 8:15pm

Location: 

the Fireside Room on the first floor of Dudley House

Climate Change and the Future of Wine

Food Literacy Project Fireside Chat with Dr. Elisabeth J. Forrestel

Join us for a talk and discussion on the impact of climate change on grapes, vineyards, and wine. Wine and cheese will be served at the event.

Dr. Forrestel is a plant ecologist interested in the impact that climate change has on both natural and agricultural systems. She is currently a… Read more about Climate Change and the Future of Wine: Food Literacy Project Fireside Chat with Dr. Elisabeth J. Forrestel

RSVP now! Climate Change and the Future of Wine on April 28 (Food Literay Project Fireside Chat)

April 17, 2016

Climate Change and the Future of Wine

Food Literacy Project Fireside Chat with Dr. Elisabeth J. Forrestel

Join us for a talk and discussion on the impact of climate change on grapes, vineyards, and wine. Wine and cheese will be served at the event.

Dr. Forrestel is a plant ecologist interested in the impact that climate change has on both natural and agricultural systems. She is currently a… Read more about RSVP now! Climate Change and the Future of Wine on April 28 (Food Literay Project Fireside Chat)

Coffee and Health Talk and Tasting

March 10, 2016

Time: 4 - 5 pm

Location: Fireside Room


Invitation to Good Health and Lasting Happiness

Dr. Chopra, a best-selling author and sought-after speaker, will review the scientific evidence regarding the health benefits of coffee, exercise, vitamin D3, nuts, and meditation. Did you know that people who drink coffee have a lower risk of five common cancers? Coffee drinkers, both men and woman, have lower total and cause-specific mortality. Based on his research and reflections, he will also address the key elements leading to sustained happiness. Living with purpose is the foundation to finding happiness and joy. As Mark Twain once said, “The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why.”

RSVP preferred: dudley.intellectual@gmail.com OR 

Read more about Coffee and Health Talk and Tasting

2016 Mar 10

Coffee and Health Talk and Tasting

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

Fireside Room

Invitation to Good Health and Lasting Happiness

Dr. Chopra, a best-selling author and sought-after speaker, will review the scientific evidence regarding the health benefits of coffee, exercise, vitamin D3, nuts, and meditation. Did you know that people who drink coffee have a lower risk of five common cancers? Coffee drinkers, both men and woman, have lower total and cause-specific mortality. Based on his research and reflections, he will also address the key elements leading to sustained happiness. Living with purpose is the foundation to finding… Read more about Coffee and Health Talk and Tasting