january, 2019

19jan4:00 pm8:00 pmKAMII MLK Food Justice and Sustainability Weekend

Event Details

***All events are free of charge and open to the public.
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CLIMATE CHANGE AND WHERE WE LIVE

January 19 & 20

KAM Isaiah Israel’s Food Justice and Sustainability Committee presents the 10th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Food Justice and Sustainability Weekend. The Saturday and Sunday program includes workshops by leading growers, environmentalists and social justice activists. The goal of the weekend is to provide participants with powerful tools for change and a heightened motivation to work toward a greener, more equitable and sustainable world.

Saturday, January 19
4:00 PM | COMMUNITY DESIGN WORKSHOP:
REIMAGINING A CHA SENIOR LIVING FACILITY
Breanne Heath, Farmer, The Pie Patch
Annamaria Leon, Manager, Edible Landscapes, Christy Weber Landscapes
Aaron Levine, KAM Isaiah Israel Farm and Food Forest School Director
Rebecca MacDonald, KAM Isaiah Israel Farm Manager
Ellen Sargent, Director of Sustainable Initiatives and Projects, Property Office, Chicago Housing Authority
Robert Nevel (moderator), Founder, KAM Isaiah Israel Food Justice and Sustainability Programs

6:30 PM | RECEPTION

Time

(Saturday) 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Location

KAM ISAIAH ISRAEL

1100 E Hyde Park Blvd, Chicago, IL 60615