Friday, December 5, 2009, 6-9pm. Evening kick-off event at Garfield Community Center.
Saturday, December 6, 2009, 9-5:30pm: Seattle Central Community College

Panel discussion: “Confronting the Food Crisis.” Locally and fairly sourced lunch provided. Free and open to the public!

Join the Community Alliance for Global Justice and its partners to support a just, sustainable food economy! Participate in a range of discussions, panels, and hands-on workshops that help us to understand corporate control and build just alternatives with respect to local and global food systems. Topics include: Understanding the food economy of western Washington; Impacts of U.S. trade agreements and corporate influence on the food system; Strategies for local eating; Equitable access to healthy food; Farmers and Farm-workers speak for themselves; Organizing for Food Justice…and much more.

The new documentary about Pacific Northwest farmers, “GOOD FOOD”¬†will be shown with the film makers in attendance, in addition to other films about food and farming issues.