Archive for June 1st, 2011

June 22, 2011: Mid-Week Market

Chickens hit the Oak Park Mid-Week Market on June 22!

Home to Roost will be at the Oak Park farmers market from 5 to 9 on Wednesday evening! Come out and meet a chicken!

Then stock up on locally grown fruits and vegetables, or grab a bite for dinner and visit local retailers’ booths! The market is in downtown Oak Park on Lake Street, just east of Harlem Avenue.

From more information on the market, see the Oak Park Mid-Week Market web page.

June 15, 2011: Home to Roost at Whole Foods

Community Class: Urban Chicken Farming

Whole Foods Market – 7245 W. Lake Street, River Forest, IL


Wednesday, June 15, 7:00 p.m.


The word is out. Urbanites can get fresh eggs from their own back yard! Chat with the expert on Chicken Care – Jennifer Murtoff and meet one of her favorite feathered friends. This class will also address favorite cage free egg brands and offer egg-based recipes and snacks. Kids are welcome!

To sign-up, e-mail: