FRESH Food Fair

Join us July 25, 10-4, outdoors at the UHills Community Center
following all current guidelines for covid safety

Preorder your lunch from the In-N-Out Cookout Truck®
Pick up 7/25 12-1:15. Please consider pre-purchasing an additional meal
to donate to a neighborhood senior.

Learn about food insecurity, sustainability, and home horticulture

VISIT with the FRESH Hub Student Food Bank, City of Irvine, HOOT (Helping Our Owls Thrive) Community Group, UC-ANR (University of California Division of Agricultural and Natural Resources)South Coast Research and Extension Center, Tanaka Farms, UHills Sustainability Committee, UHills Community Safety and Diversity, and learn more about BlueBarrel Rainwater Catchment System and IRWD (Irvine Ranch Water District) .
Thank you to the UHills HRB for a grant supporting giveaways and prizes for residents,
thank you to ICHA for providing a Cooling Station with cold water,
and thank you to O’Connell Landscape for providing potting mix.

Heirloom tomatoes grown and photographed by Ken Reinhard. Be like Ken.

Can’t attend but want to grow a plant? Please contact us in the comments below to arrange delivery of your peat pot and seeds.


PLANT a seed from the seed bank in a PEAT pot and
TAKE it home in a COMPOSTABLE bag to repot later in a free fabric GROW BAG and WIN a Southern California growing guide

LEARN about food insecurity, CONTAINER gardening and home CANNING or “ASK a gardener” and bring a COOKBOOK to exchange and SHARE your garden successes in a produce display and SPIN the enzyme composter and see the WORM bin

We acknowledge that this event takes place on the ancestral, unceded, and shared territory of the Acjachemen and Tongva peoples.

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4 thoughts on “FRESH Food Fair

  1. Thanks Andrea for coordinating this community fresh food event. I plan to host a food canning table plus the simplicity of drying home-grown herbs.

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