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Movie "Urban Roots" and Commnity Potluck

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Movie "Urban Roots" and Commnity Potluck

Time: November 17, 2011 from 5:30pm to 8:30pm
Location: Barnard Environmental Magnet School, 170 Derby Ave., New Haven
Street: 170 Derby Avenue
City/Town: New Haven
Phone: 203-387-7474
Event Type: communiy, gathering, with, a, movie
Organized By: Maria Tupper
Latest Activity: Nov 11, 2011

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Thursday, November 17
Barnard Environmental Magnet School, 170 Derby Ave., New Haven

5:30 PM Community Potluck

 6:30 PM Movie—“Urban Roots”

Produced by Leila Conners and Mathew Schmid and directed by Mark MacInnis, the film follows the urban farming phenomenon in Detroit.  Urban Roots is a timely, moving and inspiring film that speaks to a nation grappling with collapsed industrial towns and the
need to forge a sustainable and prosperous future. 

Cosponsored: Barnard Environmental Magnet School; CitySeed; Coalition for Agriculture, Food, and Environment; CT Environmental Headlines; CT NOFA; Common Ground High School, Urban Farm, and Environmental Education Center; Friends of Edgewood Park; NH Bioregional Group/Transition Greater New Haven; NH Food Policy Council; NH Land Trust; NH Office of Sustainability; Westville Village Renaissance Alliance; West River Neighborhood Services Corp; Yale Sustainable Food Project

Made possible through the generosity of New England Grassroots Environmental Fund

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