Upcoming Events

Conference

Closing the Hunger Gap 2017: From Charity to Solidarity

The Closing the Hunger Gap conference will bring together hunger relief organizations to explore ways to alleviate hunger and promote racial and economic equity. More details.

When: September 11, 2017 9:00AM - September 13, 2017 5:00PM PST
Where: Greater Tacoma Convention and Trade Center, Tacoma, Washington
Online

Professional Development for Garden Educators

The National School Garden Network hosts a webinar to explore different approaches for leading strong professional development experiences for garden educators. More details.

When: September 12, 2017 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Conference

Encuentro Red Internacional de Huertos Escolares

This September, Laboratorios Para La Vida hosts the Encuentro Red Internacional de Huertos Escolares – the Gathering of the International Network of School Gardens. The event will take place in Montevideo, Uruguay, and is welcome to practitioners from private and public schools, civil society, academia, and more. More details.

When: September 20, 2017 9:00AM - September 22, 2017 5:00PM PST
Where: Montevideo
Conference

Growing Edible Education

Third Annual Growing Edible Education Symposium welcomes educators, farmers, food service staff, students, and families for a gathering to explore ways to promote and support farm-to-school activities across San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, and Ventura counties. More details.

When: October 6, 2017 9:00AM - October 7, 2017 12:00AM PST
Where: Rancho El Chorro Outdoor School, San Luis Obispo, California
Training

Uprooting Racism Immersion

Soul Fire Farm hosts a theory and action training for farming and food justice leaders to learn about anti-racism organizing and ways to support food sovereignty. More details.

When: October 9, 2017 5:00PM - October 12, 2017 2:00PM PST
Where: Soul Fire Farm, 1972 NY HWY 2, Petersburg, New York 12138
Online

School Garden Networks

The National School Garden Network hosts a webinar on methods to encourage networking and communication between school garden programs. More details.

When: October 10, 2017 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Conference

Community Food Systems Conference

The New Entry Sustainable Farming Project hosts a conference to explore the obstacles and opportunities to promoting food security, social justice, sustainable agriculture, and resilient local food systems. More details.

When: December 5, 2017 9:00AM - December 7, 2017 5:00PM PST
Where: Boston Park Plaza Hotel, Boston, Massachusetts