Environmental Food Team
Our Environmental Food Team is a program that brings older adults together for fun seminars on the history of food, cooking lessons and demonstrations, and field trips to local sustainable farms and gardens. There are occasional intergenerational events with youth from the area. All events are free and open to the public.
Why Join the Environmental Food Team?
- Free Weekly Lectures
- Opportunities For Getting Involved
- Free Tours
- Free Interesting Movies
- Free T-Shirts
- Free Food Tastings
- Free Veggies
Click to here view the Spring 2013 Schedule
SCHEDULE: Unless otherwise noted, events meet on Tuesdays from 3:30-4:30 pm at Philipse Manor Hall State Historic Site, located at 29 Warburton Avenue in Yonkers.
Groundwork’s Office is located at 22 Main Street, 2nd Floor, Yonkers, NY 10701.
All Wednesday events and activities are free and open to all adults 55+ years. Financial assistance may be available for select field trips. To insure a seat on the bus, please sign up for the trips in advance. NOTE: IF THE DAY’S FORECAST PREDICTS MORE THAN A DUSTING OF SNOW THE TRIP IS CANCELED. For more information contact Curt Collier at (914) 375-2151, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bringing Nutrition to Yonkers…One Vegetable at a Time