Join us at the Hostel in the Forest for an entire weekend dedicated to everything that fast food is not.

Friday, March 20th, 2009
4:30pm – Vegan Cooking Demo
6:30pm – Vegan Feast
8:00pm – Documentary

Saturday, March 21st, 2009
10:00am – Living Foods Workshop
11:00am – Brunch
1:00pm – Urban Gardening Workshop
2:30pm – Bread & Baking Workshop
4:00pm – Tea & Group Discussion
7:00pm – Vegan Feast

Sunday, March 22th, 2009
10:00am – Group Garden Project
1:00pm – Fermentation Workshop

Vegan Cooking Demo- Introduction to vegan cooking. Be apart of the planning, prep, cooking, and presentation of Friday nights vegan feast.

Documentary – “The Future of Food” – Become aware of our countries food industry and discover how much of a presence GMO’s have in our food today.

Living Foods Workshop – Gainesville chiropractic physician Dr. Evan Sundgren will be leading a workshop on living foods, focusing on the nutrition of veggies and fruits, germinated nuts, and kefier.
Dr. Evan Sundgren is a chiropractic physician practicing in Gainesville, Florida and has had a passion for nutrition and health since he was seventeen. He loves having the chance to talk and discuss with others what he has learned about good nutrition and the chance to learn from others in the process. He is completely stoked to be able to present a discussion on Living Foods at The Hostel in the Forest. Learn more about Dr. Sundgren and his professional services here.

Urban Gardening Workshop – Miami’s slow food representative Carl Hildebrand will be leading a workshop on urban gardening, living roofs, and composting.

Bread Workshop – A brief introduction into the bread making. Learn how to start your own sourdough culture and bake with non-gluten flours.

Tea & Slow Food Group Discussion – Commune over tea with fellow foodies.

Group Garden Project – Spend the weekend in one of our tree houses or come for the day and the workshops and vegetarian feast in the evening.

The retreat is $50 a day or $100 for the whole weekend, dinner, workshops, and room included in price. Spaces are limited so call to make your reservation today!