Guest post submitted by Olivia Gilmer-Chekosky, Community Garden Network Intern, Just Food.
URBAN AGRICULTURAL BIKE TOUR
Just Food invites you to participate in the 8th Annual Urban Agricultural Bike Tour taking place on August 23, 2014. This tour aims to increase awareness and community support for the various community gardens we have in the city, create a dialogue with participants about the importance of food localism and accessibility and create a fun and family-friendly event for everyone.
When: Saturday August 23rd, 2014
Meeting location: Strathcona Park parking lot (off Range Road in Sandy Hill)
Meeting time: 10:00 am
5$ donation to the Food Bank or pay-what-you-can
The full route will run through six community gardens while a shorter, family-friendly route will run through four.
If you are interested in participating in or volunteering for the bike tour, please email Olivia at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 613-699-6850 ext: 12.
Just Food is a non-profit organisation committed to developing a just and sustainable food system in the Ottawa region which focuses on food localisation and food access through various unique partnerships, projects and services.
[You can find more details about the Urban Agricultural Bike Tour on Just Food’s Facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/pages/Just-Food/111353395601762.]