Food-Friendly Municipalities organizing meeting October 2nd
discuss recommendations of Food-Friendly Municipalities report and how to implement them
Vital Food October 8th
launch of the Cambridge Community Foundation's Vital Signs special report on food security
Bridging the gap October 9th
helping to connect good food with low-income communities
a look at how migrant labour sustains local food production in Canada
Grow Mushrooms! October 12th
Grow oyster & shiitake mushrooms at home.
If Food were in the Throne Speech... October 16th
Join food leaders from across Canada for a webinar on what’s wrong with our food system and how we can fix it!
From Industrial Food to World Food October 16th
book launch and panel discussion
Farms, Food, and Fun! October 19th
a bus tour of innovative local food farms and projects in the Guelph region, followed by movie and a potluck
Accessible Garden Grand Opening October 24th
St John's Good Earth Garden has completed construction of accessible garden plots: come celebrate!
Forgotten Foods October 26th
explore some foods and related culinary skills that have been forgotten
A Panel Discussion featuring experts: Mark Sheppard, Darren Doherty, and Tony Weis
Young City Growers October 29th
lessons learned from a youth urban farming initiative
Food Fermentation Workshop October 29th
Fermentation preserves and transforms food
Food-Friendly Municipalities organizing meeting
October 2 2:00 PM - October 2, 2013 4:00 PM
At 99 Regina St S, Waterloo, Room 310
Submitted By: Marc Xuereb
Join fellow Foodies in the work of advocating for more food-friendly municipalities in Waterloo Region. This first organizing meeting will focus on a new report by Krista Long which outlines ways to create more supportive environments for community gardens and temporary farmers' markets in Waterloo Region.
The report, Planning for Food-Friendly Municipalities in Waterloo Region, includes a review of:
But how are we going to implement the recommendations contained in this report? Come be a part of formulating the plan and implementing it!
We need people to:
RSVP for this meeting to Marc Xuereb, Roundtable staff support.