The Regional School Food Summit
Presented by Pittsburgh Food Policy Council and Penn State Extension Pittsburgh
Food Service Directors, Farmers/Growers, Educators
A one-day summit for Food Service Directors, growers, and educators to share and learn from one another about issues in the school food environment. The day will begin with a Grower-Buyer event hosted by Penn State Extension and The Food Trust, which will bring together K-12 Food Service Directors and regional growers to discuss farm-to-school partnerships. After the Grower-Buyer event, workshops featuring topics on nutrition education, garden planning and activities, local purchasing, Farm to School and school meals will be held before and after a networking lunch.
Chatham University, Eden Hall Campus, 6035 Ridge Rd, Gibsonia PA .
Parking is located beyond the event site, approximately a 5-minute walk from The Esther Barazonne Center.
April 10th 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
8-10:30 Grower/Buyer Networking Event
11:40-12:55 Breakout session #1
2-3:15 Breakout session #2
3:15-4 Networking and Closing Remarks