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Join Hunterdon Land Trust for an unforgettable dinner that celebrates local and seasonal foods on Sunday, Sept. 22, at the Beaver Brook Country Club. It’s a delicious way to support the places you love in the Hunterdon County area.
The celebration begins at 5 p.m. with a cocktail hour featuring wines from Beneduce Vineyards, appetizers, and live music with the Tom McMillan Trio.
You can order your tickets securely online at www.hunterdonlandtrust.org or by calling HLT at 908-237-4582.
Chef Matt McPherson, of Matt’s Red Rooster Grill, and Nicole Martini of Sweetini’s Cake Shop will create culinary magic with food provided by local farmers.
The full-course dinner begins with Bobolink Dairy & Bakehouse drum and cave-aged cheddar cheese, along with Sugar Maple Jersey’s Basil Cheese Curd accompanied by grilled apple chutney and Apple Ridge Farms’ French bread and black garlic butter. Then, enjoy a late summer salad with AquaSprout Farms’ fresh lettuce, arugula, and an heirloom tomato vinaigrette. Guests can choose a dinner entrée of either Griggstown Farm Chicken Paillard and garlic chive mashed Comeback Farm potatoes or a vegetarian option of herbed wild rice stuffed peppers. A sweet ending to the evening features Cherryville Farms lavender and Neshanic Station Apiaries honey cupcakes with vanilla honey buttercream.
Local farms participating in the dinner are: Apple Ridge Farm, AquaSprout Farms, Best in Bloom Bouquets, Bobolink Dairy & Bakehouse, Cherryville Farms, Comeback Farm, Fieldstone Coffee Roasters, Griggstown Farm, Neshanic Station Apiaries, Phillips Farms, Purely Farm, River Lea House, Sandbrook Meadow Farm, Sugar Maple Jerseys, and Sweet Valley Farms.
The event features a silent auction with a selection of unique items and experiences.
Guests will have one last chance to participate in HLT’s raffle for a one-week stay at a luxurious oceanfront condo in Maui donated by Fieldstone Coffee Roasters. The winning ticket will be drawn at the dinner.
Everyone attending the dinner will receive a ticket to win a basket full of HLT Farmers’ Market goodies.
Martha Wood and Ron Subber are dinner sponsors; Rick and Kathy Wolfe are cocktail-hour sponsors. Event sponsors are Basil Bandwagon Natural Market, and Matt’s Red Rooster Grill.
Tickets cost $150 each. Proceeds benefit HLT’s efforts to protect the places you love in the Hunterdon County area.
The Beaver Brook Country Club is located at 25 Country Club Road in Annandale.
The Matheny School’s annual golf fundraising event will be held on Tuesday, September 24th at Oak Hill Golf Club in Milford, NJ. Registration opens at 11 am with lunch on the deck followed by a shotgun start at noon. Don’t miss some fun activities on a few of the holes as you play on the beautiful private Oak Hill course. A tricky tray, silent auction and 50/50 raffle offer opportunities to win great prizes. Your support helps to fund educational programs for children with special needs. To register, go to https://events.matheny.org/2019_par-tee_on_the_links or call 908-234-0011, ext. 1260.
Anderson House, a Turning Point Program, is a nonprofit halfway house for women recovering from the ravages of addiction. Since opening its doors more than 24 years ago, Anderson House has delivered compassionate care, guidance, and support to many women, helping them to recover and rebuild new healthy lives and relationships. On this special evening, of Hometown Support for a Hometown Need, we will hear a most inspiring personal account from an Anderson House graduate.
The panoramic vistas of the surrounding Hunterdon County countryside will provide the stunning backdrop for the evening. There will be passed hors d’oeuvres, a delicious dinner, live music by The Riverside Jazz Trio, a wine pull, silent auction and basket raffles. All proceeds will benefit Anderson House.
We are actively seeking sponsors and donors. To learn about opportunities or make your reservation, visit www.TurningPointNJ.org/AndersonDinner