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December 6 - 2013 Maine Food Summit – Maine's Food System: Beginning the conversation
University of Maine Wells Conference Center, Orono. Keynote speaker: Timothy Griffin, Associate Professor & Director of the Agriculture, Food & Environment Program, Friedman School of Nutrition Science & Policy. Register by Nov. 27 (discounts when registering by Nov. 22). Information and registration.
December 7 & 8 - From Conflict to Connection: The Fundamentals of Nonviolent Communication
Fundraiser for the MOFGA-El Salvador Sistering Committee. Led by certified Nonviolent Communication Trainer Peggy Smith. This event has a value of $140; as a fundraiser for MOFGA and two other environmental organizations, it is offered to the public by donation. Information and registration (PDF).
January 3, 2014 - MOFGA’s Common Ground radio show
10 to 11 a.m., on WERU, 89.9 and 99.9 FM and weru.org
January 7 - MOFGA Annual Membership Meeting
Maine Agricultural Trades Show, Augusta Civic Center. Hear reports from MOFGA board members, staff and committees; vote on a slate of board members. Q&A period. This is also MOFGA Day at the Trades Show – a full day of presentations and workshops on organic production in Maine. Free.
January 11 - Penobscot County MOFGA Stone Soup Social
MOFGA members and prospective members in Penobscot County are welcome to a Stone Soup Social at the Bangor Grange, 1192 Ohio St., Bangor. Doors will open at 1 p.m., and a meal will be served around 2:30. Snow date January 25. RSVP: Galen Young, Galen.firstname.lastname@example.org, noting how many people you are bringing and what you plan to bring.
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