QUEENS FOOD DAY RETURNS
On Saturday October 14, Socrates Sculpture Park is hosting the popular festival Queens Food Day. The day will feature fun activities and demonstrations relating to locally sourced food, gardening, urban farming nutrition and food justice. Co-hosts Queens Action Council (QuAC) will moderate a speaker’s panel featuring community representatives. Lauren Hale Biniaris’ performance of “Hungry” will explores our world’s relationship with seeds.
The event is from 11 am to 3 pm, rain or shine. Come on down to Socrates and meet participating partners include NYC Compost Project at Big Reuse, DSNY Organics Collection, Hellgate Farm, Smiling Hogshead Ranch, Spice Tree Organics, The Connected Chef, and Allergic to Salad, and get cooking!
Queens Food Day 2016; photo credit Clare Doyle