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Learn All About Kale!

Posted: Friday, May 25, 2012 at 5:50pm


Sharon HannaMeet kale-evangelist Sharon Hanna, author of The Book of Kale. She is spreading the word about this miracle food! Look for her at the following free events in Vancouver:

  •  Kale and Wine Tasting at the Broadway International Wine Shop (2752 West Broadway, Vancouver) on Sun, May 27 from 3:00pm to 6:00pm.
  •  Official Launch at the Rocky Mountain Flatbread Co., Kitsilano (1876 W 1st Ave.) on Wed, May 30 at 7:00pm
  •  Local and Sustainable Day: Book Signing at Save-On-Foods at Park and Tilford (North Vancouver) from 2:00pm to 4:00pm
  •  Kale Talk and Book Signing at Banyen Books (3604 West 4th Ave.) on Tuesday, June 5 at 6:30pm
  •  Book Signing and Kale Treats at Barbara-Jo's Books to Cooks (1740 West 2 Ave.) on Sunday, June 10 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm

For more information on these free events, visit the Harbour Publishing Events Calendar at

The Book of Kale celebrates the vegetable that is a snap to grow and that constantly proves itself as one of the most nutritious foods in existence. The book contains more than 80 mouth-watering recipes, ranging from smoothies and scones to elaborate dinner items, and of course, includes tasty kale chips. Hanna's great ideas for the garden and kitchen are relayed in her signature style, with lighthearted wit and an endearing hint of cheekiness. She will have you growing, eating, and loving kale in no time.

Sharon Hanna is a master gardener who writes, speaks and teaches in Vancouver, BC. She received the Mayor's Prize for Environmental Excellence in 2005 for her gardening program at Queen Alexandra School. Hanna contributes regularly to GardenWise magazine and GardenWiseOnline, and was a West Coast correspondent for Gardening Life.