AUA Spring Gathering 2015: Promoting Cross-Cultural Pollination

Join us for our Spring Gathering on Saturday April 18!
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Free – All are welcome.

AUA is proud to host a showing of the documentary Tierralismo as part of the Good Earth Film Tour. Join us in welcoming award-winning filmmaker Alejandro Ramirez and Isis Salcines, cofounder of one of Cuba’s most successful organic farms, Organopónico Vivero Alamar. The film screening will be followed by a dynamic conversation between our Cuban guests and leaders of garden networks from across Chicago.

Screening of Tierralismo – View an award-winning documentary about Cuba’s thriving urban agriculture scene

Cross-Cultural Knowledge Share – Take part in a discussion about community-led agriculture with garden pioneers from Cuba and diverse parts of Chicago

Potluck – We will have a potluck lunch, so please bring an item to share.

Community Slideshow – Show off your garden or farm to Chicago! Send 1-3 photos to by April 16th and prepare a 1-2 sentence explanation to share with the audience.

Plus Tours of Kilbourn Park Organic Greenhouse & Garden!

Advocates for Urban Agriculture Spring Gathering
Saturday, April 18

Kilbourn Park Fieldhouse, 3501 N. Kilbourn Ave

If you are on Facebook, be sure to RSVP here.

 Volunteers are also needed. Please contact if you are able to assist!