Hops In The Hood - at Milos Craft Beer Emporium - Guest Chef Andrew Wolwowicz & The Beet Team

Thursday, September 19, 2013

Tickets $50 Chef Andrew Wolwowicz has been with Growing Chefs! Ontario from the very beginning. He was one of the chef volunteers for the very first Growing Chefs! Classroom Gardening Project at Tecumseh Public School back in 2008. Since then,...

Reflections on the 2013 Classroom Gardening Project

Wednesday, July 31, 2013

 I’ve had the pleasure of working with Growing Chefs! Ontario this year and it has changed my perspective on what it means to provide learning experiences that captivate kids.  Field trips have been the method I’ve used to bring my kids outside of...

Springtime Asparagus Salad

Thursday, June 13, 2013

Asparagus is one of the first signs that spring has arrived in Ontario; the bright green spears are so bright and cheery! Fresh asparagus is slightly sweet and woodsy with a tender texture. And did you know that it comes from the Lily family just...

The Springs / Growing Chefs! Ontario FUNdraising Dinner MENU

Monday, April 29, 2013

We are so excited to announce the menu for The Springs / Growing Chefs! Ontario FUNdraising Dinner!!! The Dinner is being held at The Springs, 310 SpringBank Dr. -  this Sunday May 5th, 6:00pm Admission is $85 and will once again feature a four-...

The Springs / Growing Chefs! Ontario FUNdraising Dinner

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

We are very excited to announce that Growing Chefs! Ontario and The Springs Restaurant are again teaming up to host the 2013 Classroom Gardening Project Fundraising Dinner. The Dinner will be held at The Springs, 310 SpringBank Dr. -  on Sunday May...

We're Asking for Your Feedback

Tuesday, April 9, 2013

  Have you had an experience with a Growing Chefs! program?  In an effort to improve Growing Chefs Ontario we are collecting feedback about our programs. Your feedback is very valuable and greatly appreciated! Please take a few minutes to answer the...

2013 Classroom Gardening Project Sponsors

Friday, April 5, 2013

We are thrilled to announce the 2013 Sponsors for the Classroom Gardening Project. It is because of their support that our little project continues to grow… Libro Financial Group The Faith Tilk Memorial Fund A Private Donation in Memory of Chef Gus...

Maple Syrup: Canada's Sweetest Tradition

Tuesday, April 2, 2013

Did you know that Canada produces 85% of the world’s maple syrup? To learn more about this longstanding tradition, we went for a visit to the Maple Sugar Shack at McLachlan Farm to enjoy a pancake breakfast with our favourite sweet – fresh maple...

Volunteer for the 2013 Classroom Gardening Project

Friday, March 8, 2013

The 2013 Classroom Gardening Project is fast approaching! We have begun recruitment for volunteer positions for the 2013 Classroom Gardening Project. We are very excited to get back into the classrooms and are anticipating our 6th year to be the...

Fresh Food Frenzy

Sunday, October 14, 2012

On October the 4th we launched The Fresh Food Frenzy Program and feedback is already rolling in!                                               We thought we would share this e-mail with you to start off the week. Dear Growing Chefs! "My son's class...


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