Green Earth Fair in Naperville

Join Chef Jeremy for cooking demonstrations, Sunday, May 3 12:30 - 5:00 pm at the organic farm

Exhibits & Presentations • Music & Food Farm Tours • Activities for Kids • Farm Animals Culinary Demonstrations • Plant Sales • and more!

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Kids' Activities - making musical instruments, garden discovery stations, seed planting, musical parade at 3:00 pm. Organic vegetable seedlings, CSA vegetable shares, foods from local farms, rain barrels, summer kids' program info.

Enjoy a cooking demonstration with different vegetables that you will be receiving in the CSA.  Chef Jeremy Derango will be teaching you different ways to cook vegetables you may have never thought of before.  Then enjoy a live cooking demo while Chef Jeremy prepares fresh seasonal vegetables with tasting to follow.  Chef Jeremy is an accomplished chef with 12 years of cooking in fine dining and country clubs and is currently the Executive Chef at Villa St. Benedict.  Join him in a presentation in learning how to approach some of those lesser known vegetables so you can cook like the professionals.

Jeremy has been working in the food industry for over 12 years.  Jeremy attended Johnson & Wales in North Miami and in Providence Road Island where he received his Bachelor's Degree.  While attending school he worked in all aspects of the food industry from fine dining to country clubs. One chef in particular celebrity Chef, Govind Armstrong who he worked for in Miami taught him about creating memorable dishes and a different way to approach ingredients.  Jeremy is currently the Executive Chef at Villa St. Benedict senor living community.

At the Green Earth Institute
10S404 Knoch Knolls Road, Naperville
Located at the McDonald Farm, owned by The Conservation Foundation

Sponsored by the Green Earth Institute, a not-for-profit educational organization dedicated to nutritional health and environmental sustainability, centered on an organic vegetable farm in Naperville, Illinois.

Admission is free. $5 donation requested for parking.

Equal Housing OpportunityVilla St. Benedict is co-sponsored by The Benedictine Sisters of the Sacred Heart and Benedictine Health System. Villa St. Benedict is a faith-based community that is welcoming to all. Nondiscrimination and Language Assistance Notice