February 14th TFPC Meeting 2-5pm

Imagining Toronto in the Year 2050. Congratulations to C Pang who was a 1st Place Winner in the #Picture2050 Photography Contest for his photo of the San Romanoway gardens in North York.

Mark your calendars!

The next Toronto Food Policy Council meeting is on Wednesday Feb 14, 2017 from 2-5pm in Committee Room 1 at the North York Civic Centre, 5100 Young St. It is just a few minute walk from the North York Centre subway station on Line 1.

We are thrilled to have 2 guest speakers join us for two very different and powerful presentations!

In celebration of what NOW Magazine is calling Black Futures Month, Zakisha Brown will be performing a spoken word piece on food. Zakisha is a poet, a hip hop artist, a teacher and notably, an organizer of R.I.S.E Movement. She also honed her agroecological food growing skills while working at Black Creek Community Farm and teaches communities in Toronto and Detroit how to grow their own food.

Lorraine Johnson is a renowned author, master gardener and backyard chicken expert. She will be presenting on the City’s Backyard Chicken Pilot and how to care for backyard chickens!

The public is welcome to attend the entire meeting.

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