Monday, October 18, 2010

CT NOFA's Organic Harvest Celebration and Annual Meeting

It's that time of year again!  CT NOFA will be hosting its Organic Harvest Celebration and Annual Meeting on Saturday, November 6th from 10:00am - 3:30 pm. Come celebrate this year's harvest and learn what CT NOFA has done this year. This event is FREE and open to everyone -feel free to stop by at any time, we would love to have you for the whole day! It will be held at the Jones Auditorium of the CT Agricultural Experiment Station (123 Huntington Ave, New Haven).
Schedule of Events: 
10:00 - 1:00  Organic farmers market and displays 
This is a great opportunity to buy the fresh harvest from CT NOFA farmers - Potatoes, onions, garlic, squash, greens, apples, cider, eggs, maple syrup, wool, yarn and much more.
12:00 - 1:30  Pot luck lunch
Bring something you like to share and its recipe or a description. It doesn't have to be all organic or vegetarian.  Something from your farm or garden is always appreciated. Please bring your own plate, cup and utensils in order to minimize paper and plastic waste.  We will provide beverages.
1:30 - 2:00   Annual meeting
A report on the year's activities. Election of officers, board members and input from our members.
2:00 - 3  Keynote Speaker: Kim Stoner
"Carrying NOFA's Values into the Future"
3:00  CT NOFA Member of the Year award presentation

For more information or to participate in the farmers market, call us at (203) 888-5146.

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