Online Teen Program: Pathways to Careers in Urban Agriculture and Gardens

Online Teen Program: Pathways to Careers in Urban Agriculture and Gardens
Registration Begins
1/15/2021 10:00 AM
Last Day To Register
2/12/2021 11:55 PM
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Thomas Crawley, Advanced Gardener, U.S. Botanic Garden; Rebecca Lemos, Consultant, RLO Works; Lauren Newman, Youth Entrepreneurship Cooperative Program Manager, City Blossoms; Thomas Wheet, Research and Logistics Coordinator for Urban Agriculture & Entrepreneurship, University of the District of Columbia

Interested in urban gardening and food production? Join the U.S. Botanic Garden and Washington Youth Garden for a program just for teens! Meet local professionals representing a variety of careers in urban gardening, food production, and community engagement as they share their personal and professional journeys and day-to-day job activities. Small breakout groups will provide you the opportunity to ask questions and learn how your interests can lead to exciting career pathways. Then collaborate with other teens to chart out ideas for further engagement with the diverse food and agriculture community around Washington, D.C.

Please note: Registration for this workshop will close at 11:55 p.m. Eastern Time (ET) on Friday, February 12, 2021. Participants will be emailed the link to access the workshop at 12:15 a.m. ET on Saturday, February 13, 2021.

DATE: Saturday, February 13
TIME: 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. ET
LOCATION: online
FREE: Pre-registration required

Cancellation Policy
The U.S. Botanic Garden reserves the right to substitute instructors or cancel programs when necessary.

United States Botanic Garden Conservatory
100 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, DC 20001
(202) 225-8333