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Seed: The Untold Story – First Friday Film Series

May 3 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The First Friday Film Series, hosted by Grayson LandCare & Church of the Good Shepherd brings documentary films to the public, complete with popcorn and panel discussions afterward.

First Fridays at 7:00 pm, April through August at Church of the Good Shepherd: 9441 Grayson Pkwy, Galax.  

Donation of $5.00 to cover licensing fees is requested, but not required.

May 3rd
Seed: The Untold Story

Few things on Earth are as miraculous and vital as seeds. Worshipped and treasured since the dawn of humankind. SEED: The Untold Story follows passionate seed keepers protecting our 12,000-year-old food legacy. In the last century, 94% of our seed varieties have disappeared. As biotech chemical companies control the majority of our seeds, farmers, scientists, lawyers, and indigenous seed keepers fight a David and Goliath battle to defend the future of our food. In a harrowing and heartening story, these reluctant heroes rekindle a lost connection to our most treasured resource and revive a culture connected to seeds. SEED features Vandana Shiva, Dr. Jane Goodall, Andrew Kimbrell, Winona Laduke, and Raj Patel.

Details

Date:
May 3
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Event Category:
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Website:
https://graysonlandcare.org/2019/03/2019-first-friday-film-series-begins-april-5th/

Organizer

Grayson Landcare
Phone:
276.254.5794
Email:
info@graysonlandcare.org
Website:
https://graysonlandcare.org/

Venue

Church of the Good Shepherd
9441 Grayson Pkwy
Galax, VA 24333 United States
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