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Monday, September 28, 2009

Queer Gardeners and Farmers' Field Day!

Queer Gardeners and Farmers’ Field Day! 

The Center for Agroecology and Sustainable Food Systems' Apprenticeship Program (CASFS),

the UC Santa Cruz Cantú LGBTI Resource Center and the Rainbow Chard Alliance are hosting our first annual LGBTQ garden party and potluck!


Celebrate the fall with other LGBTQ and supportive farmers, gardeners, food lovers.

Music, pumpkin carving, apple pressing, potato-sack racing and more!

Saturday, October 10, 2009

At the UC Santa Cruz Farm Center

2 pm: Garden and Farm Tour

3-6 pm: Garden Work Party

6-7:30: Potluck 

8 pm: Outdoor Film Screening

All participants will be encouraged to bring their own garden tools, plate for dinner, and pumpkin to carve. The CASFS apprentices will provide one large dish to serve to the group at dinner, in addition to lots of fresh apples from our orchard. Unfortunately, no pets will be allowed on the farm during this event. 

Come for any or all of the day!

Families Welcome!

For details 

Please send any questions or comments to Maggie, at

This event made possible with support from the Rainbow Chard Alliance, The Center for Agroecology and Sustainable Food System’s Apprenticeship Program and UCSC’s Cantú LGBTI Resource Center.


For info and disability accommodations: 831.459.4385, Cantú GLBTI Resource Center

posted by Jessy Beckett @ 5:30 PM


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