May General Meeting – Fleet Farming!
Come join us and bring your friends as we listen to Lee Perry talk about Orlando’s Fleet Farming!
Lee Perry is currently the Fleet Farming Director which is her passion occupation. She has a bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science from the University of Central Florida. Seasonally, she teaches children at an ecology camp at the Ed Yarborough Geneva Wilderness Area and was a board member of the Cuplet Fern Native Society. She is also Chief Operations Officer of IDEAS For Us, which is an international organization that develops and funds environmental action and scales impact around the world.
Fleet Farming has a mission to empower all generations to grow food to increase local food accessibility. Their program minimizes the ecological footprint of agriculture by converting lawns into micro- farms and increasing fresh produce accessibility while training the next generation of American farmers.
See you May 15th at Harry P. Leu Gardens – 1920 N Forest Ave, Orlando, FL 32803
All programs are held the 3rd Wednesday of the month. Doors open at 6:45 pm, with light snacks and socializing. The meeting begins at 7 pm and generally runs until 9 pm. A brief discussion of environmental issues precedes the program, along with info on upcoming outings and events. Admission is always free, and all ages are welcomed. So come on down and bring some friends!