ECM at LA Community Gardens Council – Oct 19

ECM’s Joanne P will give one of the workshops at Saturday’s 7th Annual Gathering of Community Gardens!

When:  Sat Oct 19, 8:30am-4:00pm

Where:  Garden School Foundation at 24th Street Elementary School, 2055 West 24th Street, Los Angeles 90018

Details:  $25 suggested donation, includes lunch.  RSVP to tweybright@gmail.com to make sure that we have enough food, and please bring your own plate, cup, and fork to ensure a no-waste event.

Schedule:

8:30-10:00 am Check-In and Light Refreshments in the Garden

10:00-10:45 am Choice of Workshops:

  • Bio Intensive Gardening – Christy Wilhelmi
  • Fruit Tree Care – Lora Hall
  • Chicken Enthusiasts – Luis Sanchez
  • Urban Agriculture at Pitchess Detention Center – Al Renner

11:00-11:45 am Choice of Workshops:

  • Sowing and Transplanting – Yvonne Savio
  • Crop Rotation – Joanne Poyourow
  • Garden School Foundation Curriculum – Julia Cotts
  • Cooking Demonstration – Jose Leon

12:00-1:00 pm Lunch with Keynote Speaker Robert Gottlieb, Henry R. Luce Professor of Urban Environmental Studies at Occidental College and Co-Author of Food Justice

1:00-1:30 pm Book Signing and Exhibits

1:30-2:15 pm Choice of Workshops:

  • Biodynamic Compost – Steve Wynbrandt
  • Reducing Childhood Obesity through Gardening – Nicole Gatto
  • Get Started with Beekeeping – Luis Sanchez
  • Science Projects in the Garden – Christy Brigham

2:15-3:30 pm Networking and Exhibits

Saturday, October 19th, 2013 at the Garden School Foundation at 24th Street Elementary School, 2055 West 24th Street, Los Angeles 90018.

We look forward to seeing you!

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About envirochangemakers

We are a community group in the Westchester neighborhood of Los Angeles (LA 90045 near LAX airport). Founded in 2005, we offer classes, events, and community gatherings focused on building a resilient future. We are part of the international Transition Network.
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