**What is Farm to School? Farm to School programs are wide ranging, from local food in the cafeteria, to multi-disciplinary curriculum that ties in nutrition education. To find out more about Farm to School programs nationwide and at Chesnut Charter Elementary, please visit farmtoschool.org and http://chesnutforchange.wordpress.com/tag/farm-to-school-f2s.**
When: Thursday, November 29, 2012. Tours of Chesnut Garden starting at 4:30pm. Stakeholders Meeting at 5:30pm-6:45pm in the cafeteria.
Why: Learn how other DeKalb schools are using their gardens as teaching tools and expand our county-wide Farm to School program.
Where: Chesnut Charter Elementary School, 4576 N. Peachtree Road, Dunwoody
Who: Anybody who is interested in participating in a DeKalb County Farm to School program. Parents, teachers, school nutrition staff, administrators, community members, Master Gardeners, farmers, organizations, government agencies, etc.
RSVP and Questions: Contact Rosalie Ezekiel at firstname.lastname@example.org
Does your school have a garden or a farm to school program?
We want to hear about it!
LOCAVORE BONUS! Light snacks generously provided by Farm Burger, newly opened in the Georgetown Plaza in Dunwoody.