Archive for October, 2010
Please note the location change for the November 10th VSTF Meeting.
Please join us to learn more about the Duluth SEEDS of SUCCESS Program. A model for locally sustainable urban agriculture employing youth from low-income households. Brainstorm with us about possibilities of creating a similar program or other local sustainable food initiatives in the quad-cities. Stay for the monthly Virginia Sustainability Task Force meeting after the presentation.
Who? Anyone interested in creating or supporting local sustainable food initiatives.
Cost? FREE and open to the public.
Where? Mesabi Range Community and Technical College / Room C-158. 1001 West Chestnut Street, Virginia, MN 55792. Enter at door #4E.
When? Wednesday, November 10, 2010. Presentation from 5:00 – 6:00 p.m. Followed by a 30-45 minute brainstorming session – Can we bring this model to the Iron Range?
The Virginia Sustainability Task Force meeting will immediately follow the brainstorming session.
More Information? Visit the Community Action website at http://www.communityactionduluth.org/program_seeds.html for more information on the Seeds of Success Program.
This speaker event is Co-Sponsored by Mesabi Range Community College Continuing Education & Sustainability Team; Friends of the Greenhouse; and the Virginia Sustainability Task Force.