Peaceful Grounds Grand Opening Conference featuring Growing Power's "From the Ground Up" Workshop with Mr. Will Allen
Global Peace Initiatives is proud to present their latest initiative, Peaceful Grounds: A Center for Agriculture and Sustainable Living. This community redevelopment project will be the location of the Peaceful Grounds Grand Opening Conference on March 30-April 1, 2012. This conference will feature Growing Power's "From the Ground Up" Workshop with Will Allen and Peaceful Grounds resident artists and experts as workshop leaders.
Join us early for a Friday March 30, 2012 pre-event opportunity that will feature travel and visits to some of Indiana’s finest local farms.
On Friday evening, join our private reception for Mr. Will Allen, as we toast the Grand Opening of Peaceful Grounds and another regional training center for Growing Power.
Saturday March 31 and Sunday April 1, enjoy our intensive workshops that will provide you with hands-on training opportunities, help you know more about urban agriculture, the arts and sustainable living. You will have diverse opportunities to learn, plan, develop, operate, and sustain community food projects. You can work with our resident artists on some of their major initiatives. You can attend workshops with experts in sustainability that will explain how you can live life more in balance. Project participants will leave the workshop with improved skills that they can take back into their communities and pass on to others. The agriculture workshops are for both rural and urban settings.
The location of the Grand Opening Conference will be on location at Peaceful Grounds: A Center for Agriculture and Sustainable Living; 167 Van Dyke Street; Southport, IN 46227
March 30, 2012 Friday Pre-Event fee schedule to be determined
March 30, 2012 Friday Private Reception with Will Allen $75
Enjoy a private reception with Will Allen from Growing Power as we toast the Grand Opening of Peaceful Grounds
March 31 - April 1, 2012 Saturday & Sunday Full Workshop Registration - $275
Includes Saturday Dinner all other meals too and Keynote Speech by Will Allen
March 31, 2012 Saturday Workshop Registration and Dinner with Keynote Speech by Will Allen $175
Saturday only registration including Dinner and Keynote Speech by Will Allen
March 31, 2012 Saturday Grand Opening Celebration Dinner with Keynote Speech by Will Allen $50
This ticket does not include training session and is solely for the evening dinner celebration. Saturday/Sunday workshop participants do not need to buy this ticket
April 1, 2012 Sunday Only Workshop Registration $120
Registrations are not refundable.
Online registration is now open. Click here to register.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 03 January 2012 14:11