Cultivating Community: First Annual Spring CANAS Conference
UUCLR Presents will host the First Annual Spring CANAS Conference (Central Arkansas New Agrarian Society) on Saturday, April 26. It is a day-long series of workshops to be held at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Little Rock and is devoted to increasing food security and improving our local economy. Participants will learn how to plan, grow, source, and use the freshest local food in central Arkansas. The keynote address will be by Kathy Webb, Arkansas Hunger Relief Alliance.
Tickets will be $25 for adults and $10 for children and are available at www.eventbrite.com. Look up CANAS on Facebook for more information.
Topics that will be covered at the conference include:
Children are welcome to attend with their parents. Lunch is provided. Scholarships are available! To apply, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Central Arkansas New Agrarian Society is a
coalition that aims to cultivate urban agriculture in central Arkansas by serving as a network of
Ultimately, CANAS desires to instill in the community the beauty and necessity of a closed-loop, local, and democratic food system.