Thursday, October 4, 2012

HUGE garden event here in the gardens!

Remember back in Spring I hosted an event here for International Permaculture Day? Well I am back!!!

Working with Seed Freedom Fortnight (A campaign against GMO seed) I am hosting a HUGE event again here at the gardens October 14th.

The event starts at 10am with a half hour meet and greet and then launching into a day full of garden and green oriented talks.

Sunday~ October 14th

10am~ Welcome/Meet and Greet

10:30am~ Tom Carroll: Life through Permaculture

11:15~ Andy Firk: Wild Foods Nature Walk

12pm~ Jason Long: Intro to Urban Food Forestry (AKA: Tropical Home Gardens)

12:45~ Ryan Iacovacci: Collapsing Empire & The hope of Democratic Capitalism

1:30~ Potluck Lunch Break/ Music by: Deserie Valloreo & Rick Schettino

2~ Tricia Gaitan Medina: Going Zero Waste in the Home

2:45~ Brian Ritter: Superfood Smoothies as a Smooth Way to Start Your Day

3:15~ Mr Naturals Garden presents: An Intro to Hydroponics

4~ Deserie Valloreo: Using Herbs as Medicine

4:45~ John A Starnes: Least Toxic Pest Control

5:30~ Jack Slaydon from Healthy Heritage Grass Fed Beef Presents: Grass Fed vs Conventional Meat & Its Effects on You~ W/ samples

6:15~ Pinellas Chapter of FNPS: Introduction to Florida native edibles and their importance in Permaculture

7-8pm~ Free Time! BonFire!

I mean just look at the amazing line up! I am really lucky to be able to host events like these!

Just like last time we are asking people to park along the street, we are also using the street over since out projected attendance has doubled since the last event!

Some of our attendees are also local green vendors and will be offering their goods for sale. We will have a butcher with pastured raised meat, local candles, and other products!

Just like last time this is of course a potluck meaning bring a dish, or some drinks!

We are so excited and nervous about this whopper of an event!

Shoot me a email, or RSVP on facebook if you want to join the fun! :)

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