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Lunch Engagement: Support Community Gardens

PICK Group

Friday, January 25, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM (PST)

Riverside, CA

Lunch Engagement: Support Community Gardens

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MAKE YOUR RESERVATION TODAY FOR: The Civic Involvement Committee (CIC) of Pick Group brings you the quarterly lunch engagement focused on Supporting Community Gardens

Who will be there:

  • Rodney Taylor, Riverside Unified School District's Student Nutrition Director, who has a nationally recognized local farm to salad bar project for schools.  He was also recently appointed to the California State Board of Food and Agriculture.  Mr. Taylor is also considered a School Food Revolutionary by Jaime Oliver's Rood Revolution.
  • Justin Scott-Coe and Pat Silvestri, leaders of the Tequesquite Garden, will speak on community gardens and how to get involved.
  • Fortino Morales, UCR Community Garden Coordinator will speak on this work regarding the UCR community garden.
  • Samantha Lynne-Wilson of Child Leader Project will speak on Grow Arlanza.

Why you want to be there:

Are you interested in Riverside's growing eco-community and possibly supporting local farmers?  Come meet and hear the various speakers who all have contributed to making Riverside a more green friendly place.  You will get the opportunity to learn about supporting community gardens.  


Cost: Free to attend!  

Lunch is on your own and Goodwin's has a Kitchen selling hot and ready food.  After you obtain your food, come on up to the second floor by 12pm.  

Have questions about Lunch Engagement: Support Community Gardens? Contact PICK Group

When & Where

Goodwin's Organic Foods & Drinks
191 West Big Springs Road
Riverside, CA 92507

Friday, January 25, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM (PST)

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