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Friday Local Author Series with David Bidler, Paleo in Maine: A Local Resource Guide for the Modern Hunter Gatherer

Friday, November 01 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location: meeting room (5)
Audience: Adults, Teens

FLAS Bidler 1112013Paleo, a way of eating resembling that of our ancestors more than our current industrial food system, has evolved into more than a diet. It has come to represent a cultural shift in the ways that we eat, exercise, play, and live. Paleo in Maine: a Local Resource Guide for the Modern Hunter Gatherer features recipes, resources, and real-life stories from farms and kitchens across the state. This book includes: * An overview of the basic Paleo diet * Information on hunting, fishing, and foraging throughout Maine * Interviews with Jonah Fertig of Local Sprouts Cooperative, Toby Tarpinian of Morning Glory Natural Foods, and Ralph Caldwell of Caldwell Farms * A directory of natural food stores and “paleo-friendly” distributors * Recipes and sample meal plans from Keirsten Murphy of the popular recipe blog Keirsten’s Kitchen

About the Series » Friday Local Author Series

The Local Author Series is a new series featuring Maine authors.  Authors are scheduled on a weekly basis and are encouraged to invite their readers for a lecture and question and answer session.  Books will be available for purchase and signing through the authors.  Free and open to the public.  Feel free to bring your lunch!

The Friday Local Author Series is held from 12pm-1pm in the Main Library’s Meeting Room 5.

Authors: To be considered for PPL’s Friday Local Author Series, please send information to our Programming Manager, Rachael Weyand.