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Farm to School Vancouver Area Network Meeting – Food Safety from Garden to Classroom
January 18, 2017 @ 3:45 pm - 4:45 pmFree
Join the Farm to School Vancouver Area (F2SVA) Network for its January 2017 Monthly Webinar Meeting!
This is a networking event for educators and school community members interested in creating change towards more healthy, local school food systems or for people wanting to learn more and become involved with Farm to School type programs.
This event will feature Enviornmental Health Officers, Kelcey Watts and Kuljeet Chattha. Kelcey and Kuljeet are the current Vancouver Coastal Health Environmental Health representatives for the Vancouver Region Farm to School Hub. They are passionate about sharing their knowledge and expertise in regards to food safety aspects associated with the Farm to School Program. Kelcey and Kuljeet will speak to an important component of food system education that supports healthy eating: preventing potential food borne illness. This webinar will review key food safety practices associated with growing, harvesting, storing, preparing serving and clean up after handling fresh produce.
RSVP required — please click here to register.
This meeting will begin promptly at 3:45PM — we recommend signing into Zoom webinar platform 10 minutes early to initiate the login process. We look forward to seeing you there!