Brewster Ladies' Library: Food for Thought: An Afternoon with the Brewster Cultural Council

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Name: Brewster Ladies' Library: Food for Thought: An Afternoon with the Brewster Cultural Council
Date: February 10, 2024
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM EST
Event Description:

Join the Brewster Cultural Council and Brewster Ladies’ Library for an afternoon of food! The first hour of our program will be a discussion with John Carafoli, cookbook author and regular contributor to Edible Cape Cod, and Nicole Cormier, RD, cookbook author and Program Coordinator of Delicious Living Nutrition. They will discuss how they became interested in working with food, the changes they’ve seen on the Cape Cod food scene, and there will be time for audience questions.

Stay for the second hour of our program to take advantage of local food vendors, including Husk Cherry Bakehouse, The Optimal Kitchen, and coffee from Snowy Owl Coffee Roasters.

About Our Guests

John Carafoli wrote the seminal book Food Photography and Styling, two children’s cookbooks, Look Who’s Cooking and The Cookie Cookbook and Cape Cod Chef’s TableRecipes from Buzzards Bay to Provincetown, Great Italian American Food in New England, History, Traditions & Memories, and his latest book, Great Cape Cod Food Finds. He has been published in GastronomicaThe Journal of Food and CultureThe New York TimesThe Boston GlobeBon AppetiteL’italo-Americano Italian newspaper, The National Italian American Foundation’s Ambassador Magazine and Edible Cape Cod where he won an EDDY for Best use of Recipes in a feature and has been profiled in the Italian publication of ER (Emilia Romagna). In addition to presenting papers at the Oxford Symposium on Food and Cookery in England, he has organized the biannual International Conference on Food Styling and Photography at Boston University. Carafoli was also featured on the TV Food Network’s Ultimate Kitchens, and NPR. For more information, visit

Nicole Cormier is an anti-diet dietitian, local food enthusiast, author, intuitive eating nutrition therapist, and certified Be Body Positive Facilitator. She indulges her passion for nutrition and local foods on beautiful Cape Cod through her nutrition therapy practice, Delicious Living Nutrition, and Dietetic Internship. Her collaborations with local chefs, non-profits, schools, farmers’ markets, restaurants, and art centers include programs, dinners, workshops and educational tables. She graduated from the University of Massachusetts and the Beth Israel Deaconess Dietetic Internship in 2006. After following her passions, she has been mentoring nutrition students through Summer Internships and founded the DLN Dietetic Internship that welcomed their first class in January 2020. For more information, visit

Brewster Ladies' Library, 1822 Main Street, Brewster, MA 02631
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Saturday, February 10th from 2-4pm
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