Tuesday, October 11, 2011

Gluten Free Holiday Food Fair 10/22 NE Portland

A Joyous Gluten Free Celebration!
Join us for the first annual

Gluten Free Holiday Food Fair

October 22nd, 2011 from 10am-2pm

Venue: The International Fellowship Family
4401 NE 122nd St., Portland, OR
(NE 122nd & Sandy, across from Kmart)

Cost: $5 per person, $10 per family, kids under 12 free

50 local and regional gluten-free vendors with yummy samples and products for purchase to be eaten or frozen; pre-order for your holiday needs. Coffee on site to go with all the gluten-free samples.

Seven talks to choose from offered by gluten-free professionals :

Gluten-Free Asian Cooking Ingredients with Laura B. Russell, author, Oregonian Gluten-Freedom colunmnist
Gluten 101 with Dr. Misty White
The Gluten Free Pantry with Abby Fammartino, chef, Abby's Table
How to Read Ingredient Labels by Kimberley Wilson, author, educator, Core Kitchen Cooking
Your Child’s Gluten Free Diet with Dr. Linda Grass

Vitamin Deficiencies in a GF Diet by Dr. Jan Gangon, 33 years gluten-free

Nutrient Deficiencies in Children with Dr. Robyn Kutka

A gluten-free Kid’s Korner with: Pumpkin Decoration
Story Time- “Adam’s Gluten Free Surprise”
Win a Whole Foods gift certificate prize by guessing the number of candy corn in the jar !

We will also provide containers from the Oregon Food Bank at the door for non-perishable donations. Please bring cans as a contribution to Oregon's hungry families.

This event is being organized by the Gluten Intolerance Groups of Portland, McMinnville and the Mid-Willamette Valley (Salem), 501c3 non-profit groups.

Contact Lisa Shaver (503) 577-9339) for questions.

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