The Ottawa Public Library is making food literacy a priority. We are traveling throughout the city to meet you at the following events where we will partner up with some great local organizations. Don't miss us, the Food Literacy Project is coming to a neighborhood near you!
- Laroche Park where we will meet up with the mini-Bookmobile, the MarketMobile and Ottawa Public Health community food advisors.
- Centre 507 with the BiblioBike and the Centretown Community Health Centre.
- Nanny Goat Hill community garden with the BiblioBike and a children's storytime.
- Good Food Markets at Epiphany Anglican Church and St. Gabriel's Church with the mini-Bookmobile and Ottawa Public Health community food advisors.
- Overbrook Community Garden with the mini-Bookmobile and Ottawa Public Health community food advisors.
- Treefest Ottawa for two children's storytimes at Brewer Park.
- Bayshore Field House and Community Oven for the Bayshore Harvest Fair with local vendors of handmade arts and crafts and a bake-off with the mini-Bookmobile.
Details on dates and addresses:
Bayshore Field House, 175 Woodridge Crescent, Saturday, September 17, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Laroche Park, 62 Stonehurst Avenue, September 14, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Centre 507, 507 Bank Street, August 25, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Nanny Goat Hill Community Garden, 1 Laurier Ave. West, September 10, 10:00am -1:00pm
Epiphany Anglican Church, 1290 Ogilvie Road, August 27, 9:00am -12:00 noon
Overbrook Community Garden, 33 Quill Street, September 8, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
St. Gabriel's Church, 205 Bayview Drive, September 17, 9:00am - 12:00 noon
Brewer Park, 100 Brewers Way, September 17, 10:15am - 10:45am and 11:15am to 11:45am
The Food Literacy Project is offered in partnership with Ottawa Public Health, the MarketMobile, the Ottawa International Writer's Festival and Just Food and is funded by the government of Ontario.