1) Trip to East NY Farms!
Saturday, November 8
Farmers Mkt, volunteer day, club fun!
Meet at 10:30 on the North East corner of 13th and 7th avenue. Or, meet at the farm!
2) CENYC Presents … Lower East Side “Family Portrait Day”
Sunday, November 9. 2 – 5 PM.
Hot food from Thompkins Farmers Mkt, a great time to check out three vibrant community gardens, face painting, composting workshop, eco-friendly lightbulb giveaways, a much-anticipated performance by Grand Street Settlements Project Cool and PS 15 After School Program!
RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org (or just show up with friends!)
Creative Little Garden
530 E. 6th St (btwn Ave A & B)
194 East 3rd Street (near Ave B)
All People’s Garden
293 East 3rd St (btwn Ave C & D)
3) The Politics of Food—A Conference on New York’s Next Policy Challenge
November 19, 8:30 AM – 2:30 PM
A food policy conference including a breakout session on urban farming, featuring NYU’s own Dr. Jennifer Berg, and with a keynote speech by Mayor Bloomberg. It would be awesome to have a club presence here, but you have to register soon!
Columbia University Morningside Campus Lerner Hall
You must register to attend.
More events to come soon!