The Impact of New York City's School Gardens
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The Impact of New York City's School Gardens

The Impact of New York City's School Gardens

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Hunter College Silberman School of Social Work

2180 3rd Avenue

2nd floor auditorium

New York, NY 10035

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The Impact of New York City's School Gardens

Panelists:

  • Gale Brewer - Manhattan Borough President
  • Kate Brashares - Executive Director at Edible Schoolyard NYC
  • Jessie Kerr-Vanderslice - Director at Grow to Learn, GrowNYC
  • Katherine Soll - CEO/Director at Teens for Food Justice
  • Toby Adams - Director of the Edible Academy at the New York Botanical Garden

Moderator Charles Platkin, PhD, JD, MPH, the executive director of the NYC Food Policy Center at Hunter College, will discuss how school gardens impact the food system by teaching children about healthy nutrition, urban agriculture, and the importance of local food at a young age.

Healthy Breakfast Will Be Served @ 8:30am, Talk at 9am

Photo credit: Emma Cosgrove

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