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Saturday, July 16, 2011
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

9th Annual Veggie U Food + Wine Celebration

Veggie U Food + Wine Celebrationsip.savor.support.Join us Saturday, July 16th 2011 at a benefit for our children?s education programEvent HighlightsExclusive VIP Party 4-5:30 p.m.? champagne ? small plates ? exclusive live auction? mingling with our celebritiesGrand Tasting Event 5-9 p.m.? 30 chef stations ? artisan food vendors ? prestigious wine vintners ? veggie u station ? wine tasting class ? celebrity chef demos ? live auction ? silent auctionEvent Tickets + LocationEarly Bird Rates: Grand Tasting $125 and Exclusive VIP Party $400 (Grand Tasting $145 and Exclusive VIP Party $500 after June 1). Tickets limited.Call 419.499.7500 or visit http://www.veggieufoodandwine.comEvent takes place on the lush grounds of The Culinary Vegetable Institute, 12304 State Route 13 Milan, Ohio.Event CelebritiesChef Govind ArmstrongJeni Britton Bauer, Jeni's Ice CreamsChef Amanda FreitagChef Aaron SanchezChef Lee Anne WongMaster Sommelier Serafin AlvaradoEmcee Billy HarrisAbout Veggie UVeggie U is a non profit organization dedicated to improving children?s eating habits, one classroom at a time.The chefs, educators, and farmers who inspired the creation of Veggie U recognized that most children today have little to no association between what is on their plates and how that impacts their health. The Earth to Table science curriculum helps make that vital connection by introducing children to sustainable agricultural practices with a seed-to-harvest experience in an engaging, hands-on way. It makes learning fun for the kids while it?s easy for teachers to implement.Veggie U has placed over 1800 Earth to Table classroom kits across 26 states and our goal is to reach every fourth grade classroom nationwide.To learn more about Veggie U visit http://www.veggieu.org.Veggie U Food + Wine Celebrationsip.savor.support.Join us Saturday, July 16th 2011 at a benefit for our children?s education programEvent HighlightsExclusive VIP Party 4-5:30 p.m.? champagne ? small plates ? exclusive live auction? mingling with our celebritiesGrand Tasting Event 5-9 p.m.? 30 chef stations ? artisan food vendors ? prestigious wine vintners ? veggie u station ? wine tasting class ? celebrity chef demos ? live auction ? silent auctionEvent Tickets + LocationEarly Bird Rates: Grand Tasting $125 and Exclusive VIP Party $400 (Grand Tasting $145 and Exclusive VIP Party $500 after June 1). Tickets limited.Call 419.499.7500 or visit http://www.veggieufoodandwine.comEvent takes place on the lush grounds of The Culinary Vegetable Institute, 12304 State Route 13 Milan, Ohio.Event CelebritiesChef Govind ArmstrongJeni Britton Bauer, Jeni's Ice CreamsChef Amanda FreitagChef Aaron SanchezChef Lee Anne WongMaster Sommelier Serafin AlvaradoEmcee Billy HarrisAbout Veggie UVeggie U is a non profit organization dedicated to improving children?s eating habits, one classroom at a time.The chefs, educators, and farmers who inspired the creation of Veggie U recognized that most children today have little to no association between what is on their plates and how that impacts their health. The Earth to Table science curriculum helps make that vital connection by introducing children to sustainable agricultural practices with a seed-to-harvest experience in an engaging, hands-on way. It makes learning fun for the kids while it?s easy for teachers to implement.Veggie U has placed over 1800 Earth to Table classroom kits across 26 states and our goal is to reach every fourth grade classroom nationwide.To learn more about Veggie U visit http://www.veggieu.org.

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