Field to Fork – Coquitlam Leadership Speaker Series
Field to Fork – Creating Community through Food
Join the City of Coquitlam for a discussion on the benefits and challenges of purchasing and eating locally grown food. Also learn how our individual food choices influence the health and long term sustainability of our food system.
Alisa Smith – Co-author of The 100 Mile Diet and co-host of The 100 Mile Challenge television series.
Peter Ladner – Former Vancouver City Councillor and author of The Urban Food Revolution: Changing the way we Feed Cities.
Chef Andrea Carlson – Former Executive Chef from Bishop’s Restaurant and now partner with Harvest, a local food grocer & café.
Stephen Gallagher – Farmer at Nathan Creek Organic Farm Community Supported Agriculture.
Janis Magnuson – Facilitator, L.L.B./J.D. and food security, and co-housing advocate.
WHEN Thursday, November 22, 2012
Local food and beverage tasting: 6pm Speakers: 7pm
WHERE Evergreen Cultural Centre – 1205 Pinetree Way, Coquitlam
Individual: $20.00 each
Groups of 10 or more: $15.00 each
Tickets are available at the Evergreen Cultural Centre Box Office, 604.927.6555 or online at evergreenculturalcentre.ca