Food co-op to host fermentation workshop

LOMBARD – Lombard's Prairie Food Co-op is hosting a workshop on fermentation from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 20 in Lombard.

During the program, Nina Sheehan, a local, registered nurse will give a presentation about the health benefits of fermented foods and give participants information about fermenting projects at home.

Tickets are $15 a person and all proceeds will benefit the Prairie Food Co-op, an organization of residents working to bring a food cooperative to Lombard or one of its neighboring suburbs.

The workshop will be held at a home in Lombard.

For more information or to register, visit fermentation.brownpapertickets.com.