Introducing the SFSS Web Page

We’ve had such a good response starting up the Slow Food South Shore chapter. We are building up membership and working to compile resources for members looking to follow Slow Food practices.  Today we have launched our official chapter site: The site will contains information on membership, community resources, local events, and SFSS initiatives.

September 04: Valpo Green Drinks | GMO Awareness


Slow Food is about good, clean, and fair food. Part of Slow Food is advocacy for a sustainable, GMO-free future. Slow Food International has started a global campaign against GMOs. For more information check out their site:

Tonight at 6:30 CT, Valparaiso Green Drinks is hosting a GMO Awareness session at Figure Eight Brewing (map). Local food advocate, Kate Hobson Flannery, will be providing information and answering questions about GMOs, healthy food choices, and actions individuals can take.

Suggested Donation: $5 ($2 for Students)

For more information:


August 20: South Bend Green Drinks

Green drinks aren’t just dyed lager for St. Patrick’s Day. Green Drinks is an international organization that promotes monthly meetings to discuss environmental issues over a pint at the local pub.

We’ll be attending the South Bend Green Drinks meeting Tuesday, August 20 at The Vine on Colfax Ave. If you have any interest in finding out more about Slow Food South Shore or know someone who does, stop by. You can find all the details here: