Food on Film Presents Symphony of the Soil
The Museum of Science, Boston
January 29, 2014 7:00 – 9:30PM
1 Science Park, Boston, MA 02114
A panel discussion follows the screening. Local specialists will be offering soil and composting workshops beginning 30 minutes before the program and for 30 minutes afterward; please come early to learn, enjoy, and enrich the program experience.
This program is free thanks to the generosity of the Lowell Institute.
With Thomas J. Akin, conservation agronomist, grazing lands coordinator, USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service; Serita D. Frey, PhD, professor of soil microbial ecology, University of New Hampshire, and research faculty at The Harvard Forest; Jim Ward, farmer and owner, Ward’s Berry Farm, Sharon, Massachusetts; Special appearance by Symphony of the Soil director Deborah Koons Garcia
George Grown Food Network screens Symphony of the Soil
Location: Columbia Center for the Art
215 Cascade Ave., Hood River, OR 9703
Start Time: 6:00 PM
Description: Gorge Grown Food Network is a nonprofit that works to promote a thriving local food system throughout the Columbia River Gorge. Its winter film series will continue on Wednesday, Feb. 19, with a screening of “Symphony of the Soil” at Columbia Center for the Arts in Hood River.
Food For Thought Screening Symphony of the Soil at the Linda, Albany, NY
WAMC’s The Linda
Food For Thought is a monthly evening of food, film and discussion with a focus on films of social, political, environmental and community interest. Held on the third Thursday of each month, the night will feature food samples by Honest Weight Food Co-op, a feature film screening, and an open panel discussion.
SYMPHONY OF THE SOIL
Start Time: 7:00 PM
Date: January 16, 2014
Title: 10th Annual Eco-film Festival Corvallis
Location: Odd Fellows Hall, 223 SW 2nd Street Corvallis, OR
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Description: The Eco-Film Festival takes place every Friday in February at Odd Fellows Hall, 223 SW 2nd Street (above New Morning Bakery). Doors open at 6:30 pm, and the program begins at 7:00 pm.
Come early to visit exhibitors, grab a drink of Nectar Creek Honeywine and enjoy delicious snacks. Local experts will be on hand after each film for a brief discussion and audience Q & A.
A suggested donation of $5-10 per person is requested to help cover costs of the festival.
The Eco-Film Festival is presented by the Corvallis Environmental Center, Corvallis Odd Fellows, and the Corvallis Sustainability Coalition, and sponsored by First Alternative Co-op, Willamette Watershed Productions and the Linn-Benton Chapter of the Pacific Green Party.
Start Time: 7:00
Before the screening at the Sebastiani Theater in Sonoma, Director Deborah Koons Garcia gave an interview about sustainable growing with Quarter Acre Farm. You can listen to the full interview from the Quarter Acre Farm website.