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Go Green: THE NEED TO GROW
May 30 @ 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
GO GREEN Sustainable Film Series: NEED TO GROW
Join your host Megan Goehring of the Certified Farmers’ Markets for an evening about soil and… THE NEED TO GROW. Start your evening off with wine tasting with your host Annie Arnold from the Organic Wine Exchange, while the Riverside County Master Gardners help you plant a summer flower! Bring a 3″ flower pot and get FREE soil from the Master Gardeners as well as a seedling provided from SEEDS FOR LIFE Nursery. At 6:30 p.m. join us in the theatre for a sneak peak workshop at local filmmaker’s Annie Arnolds’ new documentary OFF THE VINE: A JOURNEY BACK TO TRADITIONAL WINE GROWING. Then at 7:00 p.m. join us for THE NEED TO GROW followed by a Q + A with the filmmakers.
Film Screening is FREE. Suggestion donation of $10 for wine tasting/ activities. If you’d like to make a donation prior to the event select the Donation ticket below.
Wine Tasting provided by Organic Wine Exchange
THE NEED TO GROW
With only 60 years of farmable soil left on Earth, “The Need To GROW” offers an intimate look into the hearts of activists and innovators in the food movement: an 8-year-old girl challenges the ethics of a beloved organization; a renegade farmer struggles to keep his land as he revolutionizes resource efficient agriculture; and an accomplished visionary inventor faces catastrophe in the midst of developing a game-changing technology.
“The Need to GROW” delivers alarming evidence on the importance of healthy soil — revealing not only the potential of localized food production working with nature, but our opportunity as individuals to help regenerate our planet’s dying soils and participate in the restoration of the Earth.