Join local author and homesteader K. Ruby Blume for an evening of local cheese in celebration of the release of her new book, Everyday Cheesemaking: How to Succeed Making Dairy & Nut Cheese at Home. There will be goat milking and cheesemaking demonstrations, Q & A and a homemade cheese taste-off.
Bring your homemade dairy and vegan cheeses for tasting, compare notes with other local cheesemakers or simply join in the fun! Copies of the book will be available to purchase.
K. Ruby Blume is an educator, gardener, beekeeper, artist, performer and activist, with 20+ years experience gardening in an urban setting. As a life-long learner, she has studied everything from permaculture to pollination ecology and has taught herself cheese making, canning and fermentation techniques. In 2008 Ruby founded The Institute of Urban Homesteading to promote localism and self-reliance through sustainability education.