Weaving the Web: Local Foods, Local Farmers, Local Schools
                   Connecting Vermont grown food to Vermont public schools
Where:  Vermont College, Montpelier, VT

When:  Wednesday, November 12, 2003   2:00-7:00 PM

Why: celebrate and introduce school food service staff and communities to food purchasing from local farms,
and to bring communities together for food and health in schools

Who:    Food service directors, school cooks, farmers, superintendents, school board members, legislators,
school nurses, students, teachers, parents…anyone interested in the health and nutrition of our schools
·       Learn the benefits and mechanisms of local purchasing
·       Hear from Vermont food distributors, farmers, kitchen managers and many more!
·       Plan with a working Food Council to develop your own
·       Learn how to build your own local farm to school connections
·       Enjoy a fresh, delicious, local foods dinner!

If you would like a brochure, please call NOFA at 802.434.4122 with your name and address,
and we will send you one towards the beginning of October.