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SFC: Community Garden Leadership Training (2-part training)

May 15, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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An event every day that begins at 6:00 pm, repeating until May 16, 2018

Basic Info

May 15, 2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Who's Hosting This Event?

Sustainable Food Center – SFC
Who We Are:

Sustainable Food Center’s mission is to cultivate a just and regenerative food system so people and the environment can thrive.


From the Sustainable Food Center –

Community gardens are vibrant shared spaces for growing fresh food, learning, and building friendships. This 2-night Sustainable Food Center training is relevant for anyone wanting to start or strengthen a community garden. Each night will cover different topics, so please plan to attend both nights. We will cover leadership skills for: organizing a strong garden team, planning the garden, accessing land and water, garden management, finding resources, school-specific strategies and guidelines, and more. You’ll hear from a community garden leader about his/her experiences, and you’ll have a chance to meet Meredith Gauthier, Coordinator of the City of Austin’s Community Garden Program.

If you are interested in creating a school garden, this training is also for you. The content of this training is similar to that of the School Garden Leadership Training.

*Trainings are for adults. Youth ages 12 and up may attend with close parent/guardian supervision during class.

Please register only for yourself; additional participants should register separately for themselves.

*CE credit hours provided through AISD

*Childcare and English-Spanish interpretation available.

*Registration closes one business day before class. All attendees must register to attend.

*Snacks will be provided


Sustainable Food Center
2921 E. 17th St. Bldg. C
Austin, TX 78702 United States
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