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On Your Own: Celebrate Food Day 2014 with ECO City Farms, Oct 25

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ECO City Farms is hosting Food Day 2014 on Saturday, October 25, 2-5PM at the Edmonston Farm, 4913 Crittenden Street, Edmonston, MD 20781

Food Day is a nationwide celebration and a movement for healthy, affordable, and sustainable food. This event allows visitors to experience an urban farm to understand where food comes from, find out about local, affordable produce, and learn about healthy eating and active living.

ECO-city-farms-logo-mediumThey’ll have live music, farm tours, yoga, face and pumpkin painting and other activities for kids, cooking demonstrations/tastings and our famous smoothie bike. Not to mention free t-shirts! This event is free.

If you are interested in volunteering, please send an e-mail to kayla@ecocityfarms.org.

Visit ecocityfarms.org for more information about this event.

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Bring a Healthy Snack for the Brownie Snacks Badge, Feb. 14

Brownie-Snacks-BadgeBrownies have begun working on their Snacks badge. The Snacks badge focuses on the importance of healthy eating and making wise food choices.

We ask that all Brownies bring a healthy snack to the next Girl Scout troop meeting on February 14. Please bring enough to share with 20 girls and a written list of the ingredients used.

In order for your Brownie to complete the badge she must participate in this activity.

Thank you and we look forward to seeing you on February 14.

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