Cultivating Community’s Twilight Dinners
“Eating is an agricultural act.” –Wendell Berry
Join Cultivating Community for one of your most delightful and delicious evenings this year!
PLEASE NOTE: the 2017 Twilight Dinner schedule has not yet been set. We are working on putting together a schedule of enticing dinners for you. We will post a schedule as soon as we can. Thank you!
We eat every day but sometimes forget our joyful and restorative options for eating as we swim against a sea of processed products hyped for convenience and artificially low cost. With industrial agriculture. the essential nature of food, its capacity for grounding us in our humanity, our connection to the land, and each other can easily become lost.
At Cultivating Community, we build diverse community participation in food production, and, at the same time, we believe, along with Wendell Berry, that eating is an agricultural act. Sharing and eating locally grown food in each other’s company is at the heart of our mission. Over the years, we’ve developed a summer celebration that allows us to do just that.
Each Twilight Dinner is prepared by a southern Maine star chef. Your participation will not only support our work, but will also provide you with a unique and utterly memorable dining experience.
Thank you in advance to all our brilliant and generous chefs and beverage purveyors.
To the southern Maine community of food-eaters, join us—and please share these opportunities with your friends.
Reserve early as dinners are likely to sell out.
Please call Lesley at 207 650-8889 if you have questions. We can’t wait to see you and to eat supper with you!