Farm-fresh dinner kicks off 'Eat, Paint, Love Your Body' retreat

Melissa D’Antoni with an experiential painting. —Sara Hufford

Jan Buhrman and Melissa D’Antoni will lead an “Eat, Paint, Love Your Body” retreat this weekend, but the public is invited to join in a farm-fresh dinner this Friday, May 6, starting at 5:30 pm at the FARM Institute. There will be a tour of the farm until 6:30 pm, followed by a gathering of greens and dinner demonstration. At 7:30 pm, guests will sit down to enjoy dinner and an experiential painting session. “We will celebrate our relationship to food through art while immersed in the diverse operations of a working farm,” Ms. Buhrman wrote in a press release. The cost of the dinner is $50. For more information, visit