Sunday, January 08, 2012

Founder of the The Food Project to Speak in Silver City in February

What happens when you bring together youth training, sustainable agriculture and community empowerment?  You get The Food Project.

And who better to tell you about the program than the program's founder Greg Gale? He is a featured presenter at a workshop in Silver City on Friday, February 24, and Saturday, February 25.

Mr. Gale will offer his presentation at the Global Resource Center at Western New Mexico University on Friday, 6:30-8:00 P.M.  

Two interesting workshops are scheduled at at the Grant County Business and Conference Center on HWY 180, next to Ace Hardware during the two-day period.
  • Innovative Approaches to a Sustainable Local Food System, Friday, 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
  • Dynamic Youth Programming, Saturday, 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
The workshops are free but Pre-Registration is Required.  Contact Martha Egnal  ( to pre-register

The presentation and workshops are sponsored by the Freeport/McMoRan Community Enhancement Fund, The Guadalupe Montessori School and  The Volunteer Center of Grant County, The Wellness Coalition and Healthy Kids, Healthy Communities Grant County

1 comment:

GMS Garden said...

thanks for posting! the best e-mail to get more info is
there is still lots of space in the workshops!