2018 Farm to School Awareness Day

Date: 
Wednesday, February 7, 2018 -
8:00am to 6:00pm
Location: 
Montpelier, VT

Join us at the Vermont Statehouse on February 7, 2018 to celebrate Farm to School Awareness Day. All are invited to participate to raise awareness of the positive impact Farm to School has on Vermont kids, health, and local economy. The Vermont FTS community hopes to see you there!

Activities

  • Grab coffee and school breakfast and learn about the impact of school meals on child hunger in Vermont, Cafeteria from 8 - 10 AM
  • Joint House & Senate Agriculture Committee Hearing, Room 10 from 10 AM - 12 PM
  • Find your legislators for a lunchtime chat! 
  • Farm to School musical devotional with Newbrook Elementary students, 1 PM House Floor Celebration
  • Gather from 4 - 6 PM in the Cafeteria for Farm to School stories, displays, and networking from across the state. Remarks from Vermont leaders during the Farm to School Grantee Awards Ceremony: VT Agencies of Education, Human Services, Agriculture, Food & Markets, Vermont high school students, and Senator Jane Kitchel​

​​For more information contact Betsy Rosenbluth at [email protected] or 802-985-0318. Download the event one-page flyer.