Burke Museum presents “Hungry Planet”

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WhereBurke Museum of Natural History and Culture
University of Washington
17th Ave. N.E. and N.E. 45th St., Seattle

PCC is partnering with the Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture to present “Hungry Planet: What the World Eats.” Hungry Planet examines how people from different countries and cultures feed their families, through photographs of 10 families from around the world at home, at the market, and surrounded by a week’s worth of groceries. The exhibit also features “Salish Bounty: Traditional Native American Foods of Puget Sound,” which explores 5,000 years of traditional tribal diets, as well as the revitalization of native food traditions. Learn more »

Each month there will be cooking demos, nutrition talks or PCC Healthy Kids events with PCC staff. See below for upcoming events.

Burke Museum “Hungry Planet” opening preview

When Friday, January 27, 2012, 6 to 8 p.m.

Where Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture
University of Washington campus
17th Ave. N.E. and N.E. 45th St., Seattle

The Magic of Spices
A discussion with PCC Nutrition Educator Nick Rose

When Saturday, January 28, 2012, 2 to 2:30 p.m.

Where Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture
University of Washington
17th Ave. N.E. and N.E. 45th St., Seattle

Thai cooking demo with Pranee Halvorsen

When Saturday, February 4, 2012
11 a.m. and 1 p.m., each demo will last about 30 to 40 minutes

Where Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture
University of Washington
17th Ave. N.E. and N.E. 45th St., Seattle

Italian cooking demo with Iole Aguero

When Saturday, February 18, 2012
11 a.m. and 1 p.m., each demo will last about 30 to 40 minutes

Where Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture
University of Washington
17th Ave. N.E. and N.E. 45th St., Seattle

East Indian cooking demo with Uma Bangalore

When Sunday, February 26, 2012
11 a.m. and 1 p.m., each demo will last about 30 to 40 minutes

Where Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture
University of Washington
17th Ave. N.E. and N.E. 45th St., Seattle

Dino Day at the Museum

When Saturday, March 3, 2012, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Where Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture
University of Washington
17th Ave. N.E. and N.E. 45th St., Seattle

The Diabesity Epidemic
A discussion with PCC Nutrition Educator Leika Suzumura

When Sunday, March 18, 2012
11:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m., each talk will last 30 minutes

Where Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture
University of Washington
17th Ave. N.E. and N.E. 45th St., Seattle

Turkish cooking demo with Sureyya Gokeri

When Saturday, March 24, 2012
11 a.m. and 1 p.m., each demo will last about 30 to 40 minutes

Where Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture
University of Washington
17th Ave. N.E. and N.E. 45th St., Seattle

Plant-based Diets
A discussion with PCC Nutrition Educator Nick Rose

When Saturday, April 7, 2012, 11:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Saturday, April 7, 2012, 12:30 to 1 p.m.

Where Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture
University of Washington
17th Ave. N.E. and N.E. 45th St., Seattle

Build your own trail mix with PCC Healthy Kids

When Sunday, April 15, 2012, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Where Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture
University of Washington
17th Ave. N.E. and N.E. 45th St., Seattle

Japanese cooking demo with Kanako Koizumi

When Sunday, April 22, 2012
11 a.m. and 1 p.m., each demo will last about 30 to 40 minutes

Where Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture
University of Washington
17th Ave. N.E. and N.E. 45th St., Seattle

Seasonal Aspects of Nutrition

When Sunday, April 29, 2012
11:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m., each talk will last 30 minutes

Where Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture
University of Washington
17th Ave. N.E. and N.E. 45th St., Seattle

Pacific Northwest cooking demo with Becky Selengut

When Saturday, May 5, 2012
11 a.m. and 1 p.m., each demo will last about 30 to 40 minutes

Where Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture
University of Washington
17th Ave. N.E. and N.E. 45th St., Seattle

Cuban cooking demo with Yari Oslund

When Saturday, May 19, 2012
11 a.m. and 1 p.m., each demo will last about 30 to 40 minutes

Where Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture
University of Washington
17th Ave. N.E. and N.E. 45th St., Seattle

What is Organic Food?
A discussion with PCC Nutrition Educator Nick Rose

When Sunday, June 3, 2012, 11:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Sunday, June 3, 2012, 12:30 to 1 p.m.

Where Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture
University of Washington
17th Ave. N.E. and N.E. 45th St., Seattle

French cooking demo with Lynne Vea

When Sunday, June 10, 2012
11 a.m. and 1 p.m., each demo will last about 30 to 40 minutes

Where Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture
University of Washington
17th Ave. N.E. and N.E. 45th St., Seattle

Macro on Micro

When Wednesday, September 25, 2013, 7 p.m.

Where Burke Museum
17th Ave. N.E. and N.E. 45th St., Seattle

Women in Control

When Wednesday, October 2, 2013, 6 p.m.

Where Burke Museum
17th Ave. N.E. and N.E. 45th St., Seattle

Her Land

When Wednesday, October 9, 2013, 7 p.m.

Where Burke Museum
17th Ave. N.E. and N.E. 45th St., Seattle

Building Fair Trade Networks

When Wednesday, October 16, 2013, 7 p.m.

Where Burke Museum
17th Ave. N.E. and N.E. 45th St., Seattle

Giving Back, Moving Forward

When Thursday, October 24, 2013, 7 p.m.

Where Burke Museum
17th Ave. N.E. and N.E. 45th St., Seattle

ISIS: Women Arts Festival

When Sunday, October 27, 2013, 1 p.m.

Where Burke Museum
17th Ave. N.E. and N.E. 45th St., Seattle

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