Blueberry Jazz to open
June 25, 2008 · Updated 6:37 PM
"Starting this month, the old Blueberry Hill restaurant will have a new lease on life -- as Blueberry Jazz.Owned and operated by Freeland's James and Carolyn Patterson, the new Blueberry Jazz is a multi-service events facility with a focus on education and health. The Woodard Avenue business will be available for meetings, classes, banquets, retreats, parties, weddings, and other gatherings. For those gatherings, the business will offer gourmet vegetarian foods prepared by chef Eric Olson.On the lower floor of the facility, baker John Stumpf will be baking eggless goods that will be available for takeout. He will also serve up hot soup and warm bread.Blueberry Jazz will also offer monthly health-education classes and cooking demonstrations. On Nov. 9, the facility will host an osteoporosis seminar presented by Karen Thomas, R.N. On Nov. 30, local residents can attend a class that will teach how to make meals that promote healthy bones.For more information on these classes or how to rent Blueberry Jazz for an event, call 331-4950 or 331-2396. "