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Food Preservation 101

Saturday, July 22, 2017
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Robert A. Lee Community Recreation Center | directions

Sponsored by Iowa City Parks and Recreation Programs


Preserving foods at home is not difficult, but it does require following research-based recipes. Even if you have been a home food preserver for years, come and learn the latest recommendations. 

What you'll do:

  • Be introduced to safe home food preservation methods including canning, dehydrating, and freezing.
  • Receive food preservation handouts.
  • See various food preservation supplies and equipment on display.
  • Learn more about Preserve the Taste of Summer.
  • Have your dial gauge for a pressure canner tested for free.

Presenter: Rachel Wall, Human Sciences Specialist, Nutrition and Wellness

Cost: $5 per person


For more information contact: RaQuishia Harrington at or 319-356-5100