The Real Dirt on Farmer John, The movie
In the McManus Room at Westport Public Library
20 Jesup Road, Westport CT
Tuesday, April 6th, 7:00 pm
This epic tale of a maverick Midwestern farmer is a powerful story of transformation and renewal that heralds a resurrection of farming in America. Followed by discussion with Michael Aitkenhead, Teacher of the Year from Staples High School.
Creating a Local Foodshed- Panel Discussion
Tuesday, April 13th, 7:00 pm
At The Wakeman Town Farm located at the corner of Cross Highway and Wakeman Farm Drive, Westport’s new home for the local food movement. Save the environment-eat/be healthy-create community. Come for a panel discussion with local food experts Sal Gilbertie, Amy Kalafa, Dina Brewster, and Sherri Brooks-Vinton. Moderated by Dan Levinson.