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Reminder Annual Garden Gathering March 23
Just a reminder that March 23rd is the annual Gardeners Gathering at Northeastern University. This is a city wide open house for the city’s gardeners to come together.
Here is the link: http://www.thetrustees.org/things-to-do/metro-boston/event-43119.html
They are still looking for people to teach workshops, set up an exhibitors gallery. or sell products. Here are the links to sign up if you want to teach a workshop, have a table in the exhibitors' gallery, or advertise in the brochure.
This year's featured guest speaker is Aziz Dehkan, Executive Director of the New York City Community Garden Coalition. Aziz is an activist, community organizer, former organic farmer, and a tireless member of #Resist. He has worked for many social and environmental organizations including Mother Jones, The Coalition for the Homeless, The Fortune Society, and Peace Action Network of NY. Aziz will address the history, current state, and future of community gardens in NYC, looking at them through the lens of social justice and climate change protection. He’ll speak to gentrification and racial inequality and delve into how community gardens can be in the vanguard of climate change monitoring, adaption, and mitigation.