[permaculture] Michael Pollan event Ann Arbor Sun April 11
kriskaul at yahoo.com
Mon Mar 8 10:53:37 EST 2010
Some of you in the Great Lakes area may be interested in this -
bestselling author and food visionary, Michael Pollan, author of
"Omnivore's Dilemma", at Zingerman's
Roadhouse for an intimate conversation about the revolution
farming underway in the United States. He will present a unique personal
view of the forces behind the current headlines dealing with food and
health. Part of the evening's conversation will be based on questions
from the audience.
Proceeds from this fundraiser will support Ann
Arbor’s Homegrown Festival
and Edible Avalon: a
garden program supporting low income residents in Washtenaw County in
growing their own organic food. The event will also support the work of
for Economic Security in making “Growing Health,” a new film
by Chris Bedford illuminating the connections between healthy living soil and reduction
in chronic disease.
Chef Alex Young will prepare a delicious
selection of appetizers for the reception, using ingredients from his
own Cornman Farms.
Sunday, April 11th, 5:30 pm - private reception, 6:00 pm - conversation
$150 includes conversation and booksigning. $500 includes private
reception with Michael Pollan, conversation & signing, package of
Chris Bedford films, and Michael Pollan's 3 books.
Program Coordinator, Edible Avalon
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