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Urban Farm Exploration Day (Special Workshop: Science-based Nutrition from 1pm – 2pm)

August 26, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Join us at the Randall’s Island Urban Farm for a cooking demonstration with SMART University’s Culinary Director and Chief Nutritionist Tawnya Manion. At SMART, Tawnya specializes in teaching classes with up-to-date science based nutrition; helping her students learn to prepare fresh, delicious and healthy meals! Tawnya will be conducting the workshop in our outdoor kitchen right on the farm, giving a wonderful farm to table experience for all in attendance.

Note: The Urban Farm Workshop with SMART University Culinary Director and Chief Nutritionist Tawnya Manion will be held from 1pm – 2pm. 


August 26, 2017
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Event Category:


Urban Farm