A Place at the Table - The Story of Hunger in the U.S.
Wednesday, October 16, 2013 from 5:30 PM to 8:15 PM (PDT)
PARKING INFO BELOW FOR DAVIS CENTER –
Parking is available on the UVM campus in the lot behind Jeffords Hall, accessible via Carrigan Drive off East Ave. Map: http://www.uvm.edu/map/
A Place at the Table -
A Film That Tells the Story of Hunger in America
Join us for a reception, film showing and panel discussion on ways organizations and communities are helping to solve hunger issues here in Vermont.
5:30 - 6 PM - Reception
6 - 7:30 PM - Film
7:30 - 8:15 PM - Discussion
Special Guest: Roger Doiron, Founder,
Kitchen Gardeners International
Roger's successful campaign to replant a kitchen garden at the White House gathered more than 100,000 signatures and international acclaim. He's an award-winning TEdEx speaker and named of the country's top five 'Green Game Changers' by the Huffington Post and one of the "10 Most Inspiring People in Sustainable Food" from Fast Company magazine.
Will Raap, Founder, Intervale Center, Gardener's Supply & Restoring Our Watershed
Jess Hyman, VT Community Garden Network
Tyler Doggett, Assoc. Professor of Philosophy, UVM
Rob Meehan, Chittenden Emergency Food Shelf
Faye Conte, Hunger Free Vermont
Rita Markley, Committee on Temporary Shelter (COTS)