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Check out the following listing of event from around Grey Bruce. Some are actually presented by GBSusNet but most are other groups putting on events that in some way contribute to more sustainable communities, locally, regionally and globally. Enjoy. If you have an event you’d like to see posted just email randall@wightman.ca and we’ll add it! Patrick works with clay, sand mix to the right consistency for application

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Oct
27
Fri
Fall Food Gathering ’17 @ The Harmony Centre, Owen Sound
Oct 27 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Fall Food Gathering '17 @ The Harmony Centre, Owen Sound | Owen Sound | Ontario | Canada

Fall Food Gathering ’17

aka “sustainability conversation”.

Friday, October 27th, 9:00 to 4:00 P.M.

The Harmony Centre, Owen Sound

890 4th Ave. East, Owen Sound, ONtario

Program (DRAFT)

9-9:30 AM           Registration and Payment of $20 Fee or PWYC (Pay What You Can)

9:30 – 10:00        Opening Sharing Circle (go-round introductions and favourite food!)

10:00 – 10:45      Speaker Session #1

Speakers are asked to briefly describe their group’s role in “food security” sector, identify issues that may be barriers to improving current state and suggest potential actions/projects that may help to address issues.

  1. Laura Needham – Food Security Action Group
  2. Francesca Dobbyn – UWBG
  3. Jaden Calvert – Meaford Second Harvest
  4. Jacinda Rudolph – Launch Pad, Hanover

10:45 – 11:00      Break – activity + coffee, etc.

11:00 – 11:45      Speaker Session #2

  1. The Meeting Place , Tobermory – ???
  2. Leslie Moskovitz, Cedar Down CSA Farmer
  3. Community Voices, Owen Sound (TBC)
  4. Markdale CMHA Rep (TBC)

11:45     Head to Forest Garden for Tour – CMHA Rep

Noon – 1:00 PM                LUNCH – Also, during this time, facilitators (Barry, Jaden, Laura)

1:00 – 1:15           Opening Theme Circle – To confirm 3 or 4 Themes for “World Café” session

1:15 – 1:45           Session 1

1:50 – 2:40           Session 2

2:45 – 3:15           Session 3

3:15 – 3:30           Final Circle Gathering and-Round Evaluation (a written form will also be provided

To Register Simply Email  gbsusnet@gmail.com with the following information:

YOUR NAME:

ORGANIZATION/GROUP:

SPECIAL INTEREST:

EXPECTATIONS FOR THE DAY:

YES, I WILL ATTEND AND BRING $20 CASH OR CHEQUE (gbsusnet) TO THE EVENT