Forest Grove
Forest Grove, Oregon

Course Synopsis

Institute of BioWisdom of Sunbow Farm, Corvallis Ore.

Community Organizer's Boot Camp: Building a Durable Food System

Lyn Martin has extensive experience in group facilitation, participative learning and facilitator training. As a member of the Oregon Regional Training Institute she shared in the development of study circle materials. Currently she is helping to initiate the Durabgle Food Systems Group for the Ten Rivers Food Web.

Harry works with her on that project and has been organizing since the early 1960s. His work has resulted in Oregon Tilth, several farmer's markets, and Ten Rivers Food Web.
This class is a chance to hone or re-hone skills needed to build a locally based food system at neighborhood and small community levels. The Boot Camp will give you skills to build relationships that win the cooperation of others in common service to the community.

Bring two or more people with you, and go home with the first steps of a food initiative in your neighborhood.

Please arrive by 9:45am on July 27. Class begins at 10:00am and adjourns at 3:00pm $30 fee payable to Sunbow Farm will be gathered the day of the conference. Garden lunch provided for a $5 donation.

Please pre-register and get directions from:

Charlene Murdock
Nana Cardoon
[email protected]

Added by slozito on May 13, 2008

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