MEANINGFUL MOVIES – Good Food

MEANINGFUL MOVIES of RENTON
a Sustainable Renton event

Sustainable Renton presents: Good Food (The Movie)

For decades Northwest agriculture was focused on a few big
crops for export. But climate change and the end of cheap energy
mean that each region needs to produce more of its own food and
to grow it more sustainably. Good Food visits farmers, farmers’
markets, distributors, stores, restaurants and public officials who are developing a more sustainable food system for all farmers.

We will be viewing the movie followed by a community
discussion of its content and how we can foster change in our own
community.When: Friday, October 26th 7-9 pm
Where: 970 Harrington Ave. N.E. Renton, WA 98056

This is a FREE event with a suggested donation of $5
Refreshments provided

For more info please contact sustainablerenton@gmail.com

Meaningful Movies – URBAN ROOTS

Come join Sustainable Renton at a new monthly film series we are hosting called Meaningful Movies. The first film in the series will be URBAN ROOTS, shown on Friday, August 31st at 7pm. These film screenings are free and open to the public, but donations are accepted to support Sustainable Renton. There will be a discussion to follow the screening. Board member Lara Randolph will be our host.

Location: 970 Harrington Ave NE, Renton WA.

From the Meaningful Movies Project: We are a group of concerned citizens in your neighborhood who are trying to make a difference in the defense of justice and pursuit of peace. We present social justice documentary films the last Friday night of every month, along with facilitated open community discussion on a wide range of topics, free and open to the public, with donations accepted to support Sustainable Renton. Our purpose is to gather, educate, inspire, connect, and commit to peace and justice

URBAN ROOTS is the next documentary from Tree Media. Produced by Leila Conners (The 11th Hour) and Mathew Schmid and directed by Mark MacInnis, the film follows the urban farming phenomenon in Detroit. Urban Roots is a timely, moving and inspiring film that speaks to a nation grappling with collapsed industrial towns and the need to forge a sustainable and prosperous future.