Announcing a new Meetup for Cooking NYC!!
What: Food Summit w/Council Speaker Christine Quinn, Manhattan Borough President Scott
When: Saturday, May 1,[masked]:00 PM
Where: (A location has not been chosen yet.)
Dear Cooking NYC members,
Your meetup organizer (me) is also the General Coordinator of the below-mentioned FREE food summit! :) Hope to see you there!
Be a party of history at the first ever Bronx Food Summit!
Sponsored by Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. , Council Speaker Christine Quinn, Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer with special guests and Hip Hop Pioneers....
*Melle Mel from the Furious 5*
*Popmaster Fabel from The Rock Steady Crew*
*Council Speaker Christine Quinn*
*Manhattan Borough President's Scott Stringer
*Majora Carter, MacArthur Genius Fellow *
*Rosa Clemente, Journalist, Radio Host*
*Joe Conzo, Hip Hop Celebrity Photographer*
*Byron Hurt, Doc Filmmaker "Soul Food Junkies"
*David Greco, "Father of Parmigiana" (Bx Little Italy)*
*Annie Novak, Founder of Eagle Street Rooftop Farm*
This day-long event
will bring to together Bronx families, food lovers, policy makers, urban farmers and gardeners, local businesses, health care specialists,and community leaders to mobilize in an effort to develop healthier food options in the Bronx and spur better living in our borough.
For more information, please contact Regina Ginyard, General Coordinator at [address removed]
Bronx Food Summit will be held at Hostos Community College, FAST and Easy train commute
- 2,4,5 train to 149th st.Grand Concourse - Hostos is located literally above the train station. Just 10 min ride from 59th st stop on 4, 5 express train. May 1, 2010, 9am - 5pm.
Free admission, Free food!
Please registrar at www.bronxfood.org
Walk ins are also welcome.
Please see attached for flyer!
Ps...Would you like to volunteer on May 1? Email Regina at reason9776@yahoo.
See you there!
Regina, your meetup organizer
Learn more here:http://www.meetup.com/NYCCooking/calendar/13322862/