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Youth Food Festival

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Aurora Cornerstone Church

390 Industrial Parkway South

Aurora, ON L4G 3V7

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Come learn new food skills & enhance your awareness of how food connects to social issues. Join us for a full day of activities! 14+

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YOUTH FOOD FESTIVAL

Thursday August 22 from 12:30-7pm

At Aurora Cornerstone Church, 390 Industrial Pkwy S, Aurora

Come learn new food skills and enhance your awareness of how food connects to social issues. Join us for a full day of activities. There will be engaging speakers, photo booth, DJ, scavenger hunt and more. Network with community organizations. Learn about services and volunteer opportunities for youth in the community.

Join us for a Community Dinner at 5:15pm.

Youth Food Festival Tickets:

Early tickets (12:30pm-6pm) Late Tickets (3-7pm)

Presentations

  • Right To Food Access & Advocacy Workshop
  • Public Health – What’s Changed About Canadas New Food Guide
  • Ask A Dietitian Your Food Related Questions
  • Keynote Speaker: Melana Roberts, Co-Chair of the Toronto Youth Food Policy Council, Chair of Food Secure Canada and member of the Toronto Food Policy Council.

Cooking Workshops

Join us for hands on cooking workshops featuring: Quick & Easy Breakfasts, Healthy Lunches On The Go, Healthy Snacks, and Cooking in a Dorm, workshop registration will take place upon arrival (first come first serve).

Exciting Activities Including:

  • Bike-powered blender – make your own smoothie!
  • Garden Scavenger Hunt
  • Conversation Café and Screening Room
  • Taste Test Challenge

Free Event for Youth Ages 14+

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Please contact Sarah, Youth Engagement Coordinator if you have any questions! Email: SarahE@yrfn.ca

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