FAIRFIELD — Tickets are still available for the Savoring Solano’s Bounty fundraiser set Thursday.
The event will have cooking demonstrations, samples of food and wine and an opportunity to meet local growers and producers.
Melanie Bajakian, co-owner of the Buckhorn restaurants in Winters and San Francisco, is the featured chef. Solano County Agricultural Commissioner Jim Allan will give a brief presentation on the local farm economy. Dr. Eric Hassid and Nurse Practitioner Karen Grumstrup of NorthBay Healthcare will discuss the science behind healthy foods.
The event is from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 at NorthBay Healthcare’s Green Valley Administration Center, 4500 Business Center Drive. It’s presented by Slow Foods Solano and NorthBay’s Heart & Vascular Center. Proceeds benefit the School Gardens Grant program, which encourages Solano County children to eat healthy foods.
Tickets are available at the door. Visit NorthBay.org or call 646-3280 for more information.
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