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World Food Day Events

October 18, 2011

October 16th, officially designated as World Food Day by the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization, has just past – HOWEVER, World Food Day Events span the month of October!  There are still a number of exciting events to check out, both in the community and on campus:

Wednesday, October 19
World Food Day at Regis College
2:30-4:30pm
Convivium and Conversation: a celebratory afternoon of giving thanks for food and giving mind to structures of hunger and harm in modern agri-business.
In the Atrium at Regis College (100 Wellesely Street at Queens Park Circle).  All who eat are welcome!  For more info: greg.kennedy@utoronto.ca

Wednesday October 19th
Oxfam U of T World Food Day
noon-2pm
A food fair in the Cumberland Room at the Centre of International Experience, while Hot Yam serves up their delicious $4 vegan lunch across the hall.

Thursday, October 20
Together at the Table Conference: The Foundation and Future of Food in Toronto
8:30am-5:00pm
St. Lawrence Hall, 155 King St East
Sponsor: Toronto Food Policy Council
For more information and to register: http://foodpolicy.eventbrite.com/

Thursday, October 20
Carolyn Steeles – Sitopia: Changing the World Through Food

6pm-9pm
William Doo Auditorium, New College
Sponsors: Toronto Food Policy Council; Equity Studies & Office of Residence & Student Life, New College, University of Toronto
For more information and to register: http://foodpolicy.eventbrite.com/

Friday, October 21 
Global Food Equity Salon with Carolyn Steeles 
12 pm– 2pm
Hart House, Map Room
Sponsors: Hart House; Equity Studies & Office of Residence & Student Life, New College, University of Toronto
To register online visit: http://www.harthouse.ca/class/student-salon-carolyn-steel-3458

Monday, October 31st
Trick or Eat Campaign
5-8pm
Hart House
Sponsors: Hart House, Meal Exchange

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