An ACORN Event

Pollinating the Seed Movement: Community Seed Organizers’ Symposium

Date(s) Oct. 30, 2018, from 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Truro, NS

Pollinating the Seed Movement: Community Seed Organizers’ Symposium

Please note that advance registration is closed. If you'd like to register the day of, please come to MacRae Library (2nd floor), at 135 College Road, Truro. NS, from 9:00 - 9:30 am, and bring your lunch! Please join us for this one-of-a-kind event in support of community seed organizers!  This event will feature unique presentations designed to deliver solid tips and strategies, inspire great ideas, and start thoughtful discussions about how to make community seed projects great!  

9:30 - 10:15 am - Tour of Seeding Ideas Seed Library - the first in Canada to be housed within an academic library!

A.M. DISCUSSION ON “SEEDS”: Getting them, growing them, and tracking them in the context of community seed projects.

P.M. DISCUSSION ON “COMMUNITY”: How community seed projects can work partnerships, engage volunteers, and use social media.

RESOURCE SHOWCASE: Starting with The Community Seed Network, we'll host a participant-led showcase of books, blogs, online tools, websites, and other resources that can help make your project great!  

PLUS: A seed sale, a delicious lunch, and tons of networking time!