Knox Prairie Community Kitchen

Garden, Community Kitchen in Galesburg
2:29 pm
Fri July 11, 2014

Children Can Learn to Garden in Knox County

Knox Prairie Community Garden
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Children will have an opportunity develop a "green thumb" thanks to the Knox Prairie Community Garden.

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Knox Prairie Community Kitchen
4:01 pm
Sun February 19, 2012

Building Community - One Meal at a Time

Chef Steve Henderson prepares a plate

The kitchen table can be considered the meeting place of the family. A group in Galesburg want to expand on that idea and make the kitchen table the meeting place of the community.

The Knox Prairie Community Kitchen (KPCK) formed last year. Organizers felt there was a need to provide meals in Galesburg and to build a greater sense of community.

Cook Laura Lytle said the food need was evident one night when she noticed a KPCK diner trying to stretch his meal by setting aside a portion for another time.

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