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Sunday, January 17 • 10:00am - 12:30pm
Field Trip: Food Security and Urban Farms FILLING

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Field Trips will depart from the Main Ballroom.

Join McQuesten community members involved with the Urban Farm initiative to find out how it was started and how it's contributing to increasing food security in the neighbourhood. 
Field trip locaton: St. Helen Early Years Center  

Please dress accordingly and expect cold weather. Have a pair of boots on you if possible.


Speakers
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Casey Eaton

Casey Eaton has been a McQuesten Neighbour since 2009. He is presently Chair of the McQuesten Community Planning Team and active volunteer at the Bistro and Urban Farm. Casey’s vision is to have a safe and active neighbourhood.
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Kelley McKinney

Kelly McKinney is our Community Animator for the Urban Farm and Hamilton Victory Garden’s St. Helen site. She has been with us less than a year but has been a vibrant influence on the Urban Farm Project. She ran the Sprout Camp for children in the neighbourhood this summer and... Read More →
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Pat Reid

Pat Reid has lived in the McQuesten neighbourhood since 1991. She is an active supporter of food security and healthy food access for low income families. She is encouraged by the engagement that the Bistro has with neighbours who come to visit and use the Food Bank while at the... Read More →
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Laura Ryan

Community Developer
Laura Ryan is a Community Developer Worker with Hamilton’s Neighbourhood Development Strategy coordinated through the City of Hamilton and supported by The Hamilton Community Foundation. Laura is the Community Development Worker for McQuesten. She is vibrant supporter of the work... Read More →
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Adam Watson

Adam Watson is the Project Manager for the Urban Farm. He is a City of Hamilton employee and has a vast experience working with the City. As Project Manager, he has obtained contractors to work in preparing the grounds for spring planting and is actively engaging the Schools in... Read More →


Sunday January 17, 2016 10:00am - 12:30pm EST
Hamilton Convention Centre, Wentworth/Main Ballroom (Main Floor)