Lisa Taylor is the Education Program Manager for Seattle Tilth. She is a co-author of The Maritime northwest garden guide and a frequent speaker on soils, compost, edible landscaping, and children's gardening. She facilitates trainings for teachers and others interested in schoolyard gardening and is passionate about teaching children and their parents where their food comes from and how to care for living things.
Seattle Tilth is a nationally recognized non-profit organization that cultivates a healthy urban environment and community by teaching people to grow organic food and conserve natural resources. Programs include classes for adults, children and families, community learning gardens, green jobs training, compost education and outreach, a free Garden Hotline, community events, and an active volunteer corps.
Check out these videos about Your Farm in the City: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qNlZh8jNmBw and http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E3nTx_P4ktE.
This event is co-sponsored by the Community Food Co-op and Transition Whatcom.
Location: Street: 1200 11th St City: Bellingham, Province: Washington Postal Code: 98225-7015 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)