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MLK Food Justice and Sustainability Weekend


  • Kam Isaiah Israel 1100 East Hyde Park Boulevard Chicago, IL, 60615 United States (map)

Event Information from: https://www.kamii.org/MLK

Climate Change and City Parks
JANUARY 13 & 14, 2018

KAM Isaiah Israel's Food Justice and Sustainability Committee presents the 9th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Food Justice and Sustainability Weekend. The focus this year is Climate Change and City Parks. The Saturday and Sunday program includes over 16 workshops by leading growers, environmentalists and social justice activists and a community design workshop where a Chicago park will be reimagined. 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.

ALL EVENTS ARE HELD AT KAM ISAIAH ISRAEL AND ARE FREE OF CHARGE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.

FEATURED WORKSHOP
*Please support our EOC members on the Panel!*

SUNDAY, JAN 14,  1:00 P.M. - 1:45 P.M.
Parks as Community Connectors (Panel Discussion)

Elvia Rodriguez Ochoa, Neighborhood Programs Director, Openlands
Nicole Machuca, Friends of the Parks
Carolina Macias, Chicago Park District
Aasia Mohammad Castaneda, The Field Museum

For full schedule of events and to register, please visit: https://www.kamii.org/MLK