The Green Sanctuary Committee & EcoStation:NY present: "Open Sesame" Thursday, May 22nd 7pm
the "Gallery" at John Haynes Holmes House
28 East 35th Street (red door)
Manhattan Suggested Donation: $10-$50 (sliding scale-no one turned away all funds to benefit our summer youth program)
Facilitated Discussion after the screening by EcoStation Staff.
Open Sesame, helps us learn what’s at stake and what can be done to protect the source of nearly all our food: SEEDS. While the price of gold and oil skyrocket, the fate of our most precious commodity is being ignored. Large corporations such as Monsanto are quietly patenting increasing numbers of seed varieties so that, what had traditionally been our common heritage--a shared resource--has steadily shifted into private ownership. Today, corporate-owned seed accounts for 82% of the global market. Sponsored by:
EcoStation:NY – www.ecostationny.org
The Green Sanctuary Committee, CCNY, UU – www.ccny.org