Tuesday, September 30, 2008

World Food Day in Saskatchewan

Here's a great event in Saskatoon to celebrate World Food Day.

Take a Bite out of Climate Change: Local communities lead the way!

When: Sat., 18 Oct., 6:00 to 9:30 pm
Where: Third Avenue United Church, 304 3rd Ave N.

Come for good local appetizers, healthy eating information, community displays and inspiring presentations about climate change solutions and building resilient local food systems.

"From Hunger to Health: Food production and environmental sustainablity in Ethiopia" - Muktar Abduke Ahmed - SOS Sahel, Ethiopia

"Reclaiming Indigenous Food Culture: the Muskoday First Nation vision" - Harvey Knight, Muskoday Organic Workers Coop, Muskoday First Nation

"Feeding the Heart of the City: the core neighbourhoods build good food alternatives" - Karen Archibald, CHEP, Saskatoon

Sponsored by The Saskatoon Food Coalition, Oxfam Prairie Region and Beyond Factory Farming. For more information contact 242-4097 or sask@oxfam.ca

1 comment:

Gary Baumgarten said...

World Hunger Year co-founder Bill Ayers will be my guest on News Talk Online on Paltalk.com at 5 PM New York time today to talk about World Food Day.

Please go to my blog at www.garybaumgarten.com and click on the link to the show to talk to Ayers.