Slow Food Northumberland Shore

Slow Food Northumberland Shore

We are Slow Food Northumberland Shore

Established September 2010, we are an actively growing Convivium with members from the counties of Cumberland, Colchester, Pictou and Antigonish.

Join our Convivium

To join, email Convivium Leader – Scott Whitelaw:

Upcoming Activities/Events

September 18th, 2011

Harvest Feast at Waldegrave Farm Celebrating the Bounty of the Northumberland Shore!

September 18th, 2011

Join Slow Food Northumberland Shore member Cammie Harbottle for a tour of Waldegrave Farm’s market gardens and then celebrate the Fall Harvest with a convivial Feast prepared by Slow Food Chefs Chris Aerni of Rossmount Inn, St. Andrews By The Sea, N.B. and Slow Food Chef Craig Flinn of Chives Canadian Bistro.

Where: Alex Cox Road, off Hwy. #6 East of Tatamagouche, Colchester County, N.S.

Event Itinerary:

1pm – Meet and Sign in

1:30 – Guided tour of Waldegrave farm

2:00 – Taste Education Activity for kids of all ages

3:00 – Harvest Feast – A Celebration of the Northumberland Shore

Cost: $35/Slow Food Members – Children 12yr and under Free

$40/Non-Slow Members – children 12yr and under free


This Event is by reservation only.

To Reserve:

Call Sugar Moon Farm @ 1-866-816-2753 or 1-902-657-3348

Or Email

(Tickets are non-refundable)

November 6th, 2011

A visit to organic cheese producers Frazer and Angie Hunter at Knoydart Farm in Knoydart, Pictou County. Timing, etc. to be determined…stay tuned!

December 10th, 2011

Terra Madre Day (activity to be determined)

We are also working on a number of other events and will list them as soon as they are finalized.

Member participation encouraged

We welcome and encourage membership participation in all aspects of Slow Food Northumberland Convivium activities.

Our founding members

  • Leader – Scott Whitelaw
  • Secretary – Vivian Graham
  • Treasurer – Bob Graham
  • Janet Baker
  • Av Singh