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*9th Slow Food, Slow Everything Day with Village (celebrating Terra Madre Day)

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*9th Slow Food, Slow Everything Day with Village (celebrating Terra Madre Day)

Time: November 17, 2018 from 1pm to 9pm
Location: Kits, near beach
Phone: RSVP here or to for address (to be sent out a couple days before). If you'd like to attend the workshop, please indicate this specifically, as there are limited openings.
Event Neighbourhood and Type: kits, slow food, terra madre, slow everything, celebrate, potluck, relax, food, community, workshop, microgreens
Organized By: Ross Moster, Laura Lee Coles, Kits Village, Westside Neighbourhood Food Nework, and Village Vancouver
Latest Activity: Nov 16, 2018

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Celebrate Terra Madre Day in a relaxing way! Join us for our family friendly 9th slow food, slow everything day, hosted by Kits Village and Westside Neighbourhood Food Network.

Drop by anytime. Grow Your Own Microgreens workshop from 1-2:30, potluck dinner around 6. 

Bring a dish to share (enough for at least 6-8 people). Any food you wish to bring for the potluck or for other times of the day is welcome, especially if grown locally, and "slow food" is particularly encouraged. 

RSVP here ( or to for address (to be sent out a couple days before). If you'd like to attend Microgreens, please indicate this specifically, as there's limited space in the workshop.

Click here ( for information on International Terra Madre Day.

Village Vancouver is a member of Vancouver Neighbourhood Food Networks ( - check it out!

The Microgreens workshop is part of Village Vancouver's Building Community Food Security and Resilience Project. This project is made possible by the BC Ministry of Agriculture's Grow Local program. We gratefully acknowledge the financial support of the Province of British Columbia through the Ministry of Agriculture.

We also acknowledge that the land on which we gather is the unceded territories of the Coast Salish Peoples, including the territories of the Xwméthkwyiem (Musqueam), Skwxwúmesh (Squamish), Stó:lō and Sel̓íl̓witulh (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations

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