Interested in food, farms, and gardening? Check out this upcoming event and then an upcoming deadline:
Upcoming Event: Annual Meeting of the Environmental Education Advisory Council
URBAN AGRICULTURE – PAST, PRESENT, FUTURE
The rise of the urban agriculture movement has brought unprecedented interest in city soil, green spaces, and the great outdoors. Following the EEAC annual meeting, panelists will present the past, present and future possibilities of the role of city farming as a strong-arm of Environmental Education in the urban context.
Location: NYU at Kimball Hall, 1st Floor Lounge, at 246 Greene Street
Upcoming Deadline: Grow to Learn Mini-Grant
Grow to Learn NYC offers mini-grants of up to $2,000 to start a garden at your school. The next deadline is November 30, 2011, so check out their website to find out how your school can take advantage of this opportunity.