Wednesday, May 6
Farm to School Day at the State House in Boston!
Talk with your elected officials about why farm to school is important to you, your school, and your community!
Farm to school advocates from around the state will spend the day meeting with legislators to raise the visibility of farm to school programs and to encourage support for state level policies to expand food education, local food in school meals, and school gardens in Massachusetts.
Come share your stories!
We will gather to meet one another at noon in the Members’ Lounge, attend a legislative briefing together and then fan out to attend meetings you have pre-scheduled with local elected officials.
Please call your Representatives and Senators’ offices to schedule meetings with the legislators and/or their staff any time before noon or after 1 pm.
Farm to School Day Agenda
12 pm: Meet in the Members’ Lounge on the 2nd floor
12:30 pm: Attend a legislative briefing with legislators and their staff to learn more about Farm to School and current Farm to School legislation
1 pm: Fan out to meet with your elected officials to discuss farm to school efforts happening in your region and across the Commonwealth
Let us know you’re coming!
For more information and to RSVP, please contact Simca Horwitz or Lisa Damon at email@example.com or call 413-253-3844.
We hope to see you on May 6!
Massachusetts Farm to School
34 Main St., Suite 10
Amherst, MA 01002