San Francisco Bay Area Events: 12.13.06

Help a local farmer this weekend. Jesse Kuhn of Marin Roots Farm needs help cleaning garlic in his rustic barn. Fun while you work: Hot drinks by Marin Organic, tasty garlic treats and music by guitarist Arann Harris of The Bluebellies. Where: Marin Roots Farm, Petaluma, CA When: Saturday, December 16th 11am-4pm How Much: Free; preregistration required More Info: Call Paige at Marin Organic 415.663.9667 or email

• Also on Saturday, celebrate winter produce at the Ferry Plaza Farmers’ Market Winter Festival. Enjoy a cup of soup and learn about winter produce, winter cooking, winter nutrition and winter on the farm. There will be cooking demonstrations, farmer talks, nutritional information, and fascinating tidbits about California food and agriculture in the darkest and chilliest part of the year. Where: Ferry Building When: Saturday, December 16th 10am-12:30pm How Much: Free More Info: here