Churches Center celebrates 25 years Print
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Thursday, Oct. 29, 2015 -- 12:00 AM

MONROE -- A harvest celebration will be held on Saturday, Nov. 7, from 3 until 8 p.m. at St. John United Church of Christ, 1724 14th St.

The public is invited to this event celebrating 25 years of the Churches Center for Land and People serving local farmers, food enthusiasts, and the local food economy.

Sr. Miriam Brown, OP, former director and founder of the organization, will open the celebration with the keynote, "Soil and Spirit." There will be workshops; a dinner of local food prepared by Misha Long, sous chef at Epic Systems; and an after-dinner address by Allen Philo of Midwestern BioAg.

Register online at or contact Carolyn Kennedy at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or 608-712-6142. The cost is $25 if registered by November 2 or $30 after or at the door.