Thanks to everyone who made it to our first meeting on the 9th!
We will be having our next meeting on March 2, at 7 PM. The meeting will be held again at Hebron SDA Church, 1256 Dean Street, Brooklyn NY. If you have any questions at all, please contact Maia Raposo at CentralBrooklynCSA@gmail.com, or at 212 825 0028 ext 205.
We look forward to having you there!
Just Food, a NYC based non-profit, is hosting its annual CSA in NYC Conference on Sunday, February 28 at Teacher’s College. This is bound to be a great event! I look forward to seeing everyone there!
What: 10th Annual CSA in NYC Conference
Sponsored by: Just Food and Teachers College, Columbia University
When: Sunday February 28, 2010 from 8:30am – 6:00pm
Where: Teachers College, Columbia University
525 West 120th Street, New York
Cost: Tickets range from $25 – $100 (senior and student discounts also available)
Registration and Ticket Info: http://www.nycharities.org/events/EventLevels.aspx?ETID=1000
General conference info: Paula Lukats at 212-645-9880 x233 or firstname.lastname@example.org
The New York Times posted a great article on nutrition labeling and serving sizes. Below is a particularly intriguing image on the misrepresentation of nutritional information for processed foods:
All the more reason to include lots of fresh produce into your diet!
We will be holding our first Outreach and Planning Session! Please join us!
This meeting will cover the basics on CSA membership requirements, and on how you can get involved and become and integral part of this exciting community project. You will have the opportunity to meet fellow community members interested in community food projects, and have all your questions about the project answered.
Tuesday, February 9th, 2010
Hebron SDA Church
1256 Dean Street
Brooklyn, NY 11216
Please contact Maia Raposo with any questions; 212.825.0028 ext 205, mraposo[at]nyccah[dot]org.
Examiner.com did a write-up on CSAs in New York City, and mentioned us! Check it out here!