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Lanesboro Local is now partnering with River Roots School at Eagle Bluff Environmental Learning Center to co-sponsor classes.  A series of classes will be taught by skilled artisans from the area and hosted at Eagle Bluff Environmental Learning Center. Look for more classes to be held over the next months.

Tomato FestTomato Fest
Saturday, Sept. 13
River Roots Skills School
at Eagle Bluff Environmental Learning Center Schroeder Building
28097 Goodview Drive, Lanesboro MN

Our Tomato FEST classes will focus on making the very most of the bounty of this season's later than normal tomato harvest. Tomatoes are the most popular plants in home grown gardens. Come explore how to make the very best use of this seasonally, locally available produce.

Come enjoy a visit at Eagle Bluff Environmental Learning Center during the lushness of late summer. Sign up for one or both of these special classes.  Class size is limited so register early!

Chef Steve LarsonThe Best Ever Tomato Cookery Class
10:30 a.m. -1 p.m.
With Chef Stephen Larson
$40.00 includes Recipe Packet and Generous Samplings!

Local Celebrity Chef Stephen Larson of QUARTER/quarter Restaurant, Harmony, MN will create a variety of tomato based recipes. Come learn tricks and tips of cooking with tomatoes and enjoy tasting the delightful finished dishes - Consider this a light lunch.

Well-known Chef Stephen Larson owns QUARTER/quarter Restaurant in downtown Harmony, Minnesota. Highly regarded Quarter/quarter Restaurant is known for honest, wholesome, and beautifully presented food.

Chef Larson's unique whole meal parings offered new each week as his Chef's Tasting Menu, in addition to his seasonally updated Current Menu, are highly praised. Since 2012, Stephen has presented cooking segments for Garden Connections, a TV program produced by local PBS affiliate station KSMQ.

Please Register Online
Peggy Hanson - Mary BellTOMATOES! Preserving the Bounty
1:30 - 4 p.m. 
With Peggy Hanson and Mary Bell

Learn how to can, freeze and dry all kinds of tomatoes.

Two of Lanesboro Local's major talents join forces to share their vast knowledge of safely preserving tomatoes for year-round use. Peggy Hanson and Mary Bell have dedicated their careers to promoting good food.

Peggy Hanson will offer practical, inspirational and occasionally irreverent advice about canning tomatoes and making tomato juice.

Mary Bell will share information about drying tomatoes and their many uses; from herbed tomato slices, to tomato powder to tomato roll-ups.

Please Register Online                                                                                 

All classes are held at the Schroeder Building on the Eagle Bluff Environmental Learning Center campus located at 28097 Goodview Drive near Lanesboro, MN 55949.

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