Urban Agriculture

Urban Agriculture

Part of the "Growing Concerns" series by MOFGA and the PMA

Photo by Mason Masteka (https://www.flickr.com/photos/masonmasteka/)

Urban Agriculture is on the rise! Community Gardens bring neighbors together to grow food and foster a sustainable community. Join this panel of experts of local sustainability in their discussion on the importance of Community Gardens.

Guests include:

Lisa Fernandes, The Resilience Hub & Portland Maine Permaculture
Laura Mailander, Cultivating Community
Jonah Fertig, the Mayor’s Initiative for Healthy Sustainable Food Systems & Cooperative Fermentation

Seating is limited and reservations are strongly recommended.

About the "Growing Concerns" series by MOFGA and the PMA

The Portland Museum of Art is thrilled to once again partner with the Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association for a series of events about growing programs and issues in our communities. All events take place in the Bernard Osher Foundation Auditorium at the PMA and are free for PMA members and MOFGA members ($10 general public).

What & When

February 15

7 p.m.to 8 p.m. - Pre-party and cocktail hour for #PMAbash Host Committee with artists from the 2018 Portland Museum of Art Biennial

8 p.m. to 10 p.m. - 2018 Winter Bash

Questions about the bash?

For more information, or to purchase tickets over the phone, please contact Ashleigh Hill, Special Events and Stewardship Associate at (207) 494-5346.