Forum

Where and when is the 10th annual Rooting DC forum?
Saturday, February 18, 2017 from 9am-4pm – Woodrow Wilson High School, 3950 Chesapeake St NW, Washington DC 20016

Schedule
9:00am – 10:00am      Registration & Info Fair
10:00am – 11:00am     Session A workshops
11:15am – 12:15pm       Session B workshops
12:15pm – 1:45pm        Lunch & Information Fair
1:45pm – 2:45pm         Session C workshops
3:00pm – 4:00pm       Session D workshops

Download a list of the entire Rooting DC 2017 workshop program.

Check here for handouts from the workshop presenters.

What is the Rooting DC forum?
Rooting DC is a FREE, all-day gardening forum that aims to provide education about urban food production and consumption, to cultivate health and preserve the environment. The program includes dozens of interactive workshops, cooking and food preservation demonstrations, and panel discussions focusing on youth gardening, nutrition, sustainable growing techniques, and healthy food access. The event also hosts 60+ green businesses and nonprofit from throughout the region at an information fair.

How much does it cost to attend?
Attendance is free! A donation of $10 is suggested.

Who’s organizing the conference?
Rooting DC is hosted by DC Greens. The 2016 event was collaboratively designed by City Blossoms, Common Good City Farm, Love & Carrots, and My Grow Connect.