San Diego Food Not Lawns

Current Projects & Events

updated 1/08/08
- SDFNL Events Archive -
- San Diego's FOOD CALENDAR -

Scroll down below the calendar to see additional special event details,
such as the 2009 "Cultivating Food Justice" Conference!


NOTE: The Google Calendar operates by GMT time, which does NOT work with U.S. daylight savings.
So, events from 2nd Sun in March to 1st Sun in Nov might show as 1 hr earlier than actual.

Special Events

Fri. May 1st & Sat. May 2nd, 2009

Cultivating Food Justice: A free conference for everyone!

All events at City College, Downtown San Diego

Friday, May 1st, 5:30-8:30pm
Opening Reception and Keynote Speakers

Saturday, May 2nd, 8am-5pm
A full day of hands-on workshops and discussions to empower local communities to build sustainable and affordable food systems that maximize self-reliance and social justice. Plus... free food, kidís activities, entertainment and more! Organized by an an all volunteer collaborative. More event details coming soon! (such as workshop titles)

Food Justice means: Everyone must have access to safe, nutritious, and culturally-appropriate food in sufficient quantity and quality to sustain a healthy life with full human dignity.


Download, print, and share FLYERS!

Sat. April 4th, from 2-4pm

SWAP SEED at New Roots Community Farm, 54th and Chollas Parkway

Bring packets of at least 25 seeds in reused or eco-friendly packages. Please label it with the name of the plant, and year harvested. Potted plant seedlings are welcome, too! Do you have seeds of your favorite heirloom tomatoes that you want to share? Do you want a new variety of kale for your green garden? Or you have some space to help preserve endangered vegetables?
NOTE: This is the first of monthly swaps, we hope. However, we invite you EVERY SAT to also pickup free seasonal seeds from the "Backyard Farmers" table at the City Heights Farmers Market, every Sat 9-1, on Wightman between 43rd & Farimont.

For more information, please contact Ian, ircone AT ya hoo DOT com
or call Amy at 619-641-7510 ext. 244

Ongoing Happenings

1st & 3rd Wednesdays

6 pm ~ SDFNL General Meeting, check calendar for specific dates and location (directions)

Saturdays 9 am - 1 pm

Backyard Farmers/Growers at City Heights Farmers' Market!

Interested in buying or selling neighborhood-grown produce? From home, schools, and community gardens. This is your chance! Come check it out or contact us for more info. Or go ahead and download the
Application here: PDF English || Word doc English || Espanol

Download pdf flyer (English here). or Spanish here

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