Ethical Eats: Food Justice Panel And Community Potluck

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Slow Food URBAN San Diego presents << -- Ethical Eats -- >>
A Food Justice Panel and Community Gathering: Learn about challenges in our local food system and how we can work together for good, clean, and fair food for us all!

Food Justice Panel Discussion followed by Q&A 4pm - 5pm

Food Justice Panelists include:
* Mia Vaughnes, Founder of Good Neighbor Gardens
* Katrina Meredith, Career Coach at Kitchens for Good
* Tara May, Program Graduate at Kitchens for Good
* Shelly Hahne, Nonprofit Services Manager at San Diego Food Bank
* Moderated by Kathryn Rogers, Food Justice Chair for Slow Food URBAN San Diego

Slow Food Urban San Diego seeks to create dramatic and lasting change in our local food system. Our mission is to reconnect Urban San Diegans with each other, rediscover food traditions and cultural heritage and educate our community about the plants, animals, fertile soils and waters that produce our food. In addition, we support the mission, tenets, programs and values of Slow Food USA. We seek to inspire a transformation in food policy, production practices and market forces so that they ensure equity, sustainability and pleasure in the food we eat.

Farming is all about food. And food is best when shared with community. At our potlucks, Wild Willow Farm gives thanks to our amazing community of students, volunteers, educators, fans and eaters of every stripe.

* FEATURED music and entertainment by The Big Decisions!

* Volunteer with us from 10am-3pm!

* All levels YOGA with Abby Leilani out on the farm at 3pm! FREE with donations for the farm welcome... BYO yoga mat!

* Purchase our seasonal crops and plant starts at the Farm Stand from 4-7pm! We'll have CHERRY TOMATO plant starts for SALE!! 6-Packs of Lettuce, Tomatoes, Kale, and Herbs will be available for $5... Mix and Match if you like!

* See what's growing-on at the farm with a hosted Farm Tour starting at 5pm!

* Learn about our Tijuana River Valley home with an interpretive tour along the nature trails, hosted by Marz at 5pm!

* BYO T-shirt + Reusable shopping bag screening until 7pm! ($10 donation)

* If you haven't tried Mel's FAMOUS Pizza with farm fresh veggies, get ready for a treat! Food service and potluck opens at 6pm! (Your DONATIONS are graciously accepted!)

* Meet new friends around the Bonfire, or turnip the beet at the Drum Circle after sunset!

* Donations Requested - Thank you for supporting our farm and our work - $5 suggested, OR bring a homemade dish OR volunteer for an hour.

http://www.sandiegoroots.org/farm/openhouse-potluck.php

We could use your help in making our annual Potlucks happen. VOLUNTEER with us!
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