A Red Circle

Healthy Food Access

Erica Williams recently led a webinar for Missouri University Extension on Understanding and Addressing Inequalities in the Food System.  Enjoy!


Good Food Happenings

 

  • Shop, eat, and learn with us! The next Healthy Community Market opens on May 28 at 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.  Come support!!  We will have fresh produce, fitness activities, nutrition resources, and more to share with the community!  As a reminder, the Market runs on the final Saturday of every month from May to October.
  • We are looking for vendors!  If you are interested in being a food vendor, click here.

 


A Red Circle’s Growing Spaces & More!

 

 

North County Agricultural Education Center

The North County Agricultural Education Center, is a collaborative growing space in Pine Lawn, Missouri where we will grow food and teach about the STEM behind growing food. We will also educate the community on food justice. Finally, we will introduce young people to careers and entrepreneurship opportunities in good food.

We are going to start hosting Good Food Fridays on May 27th at 3 p.m. They will occur weekly. The events will be free but donations are always welcome.

Work days:

Thursdays 9 am – 11 am (Beginning in April)


 

                                                                                                   

 


Healthy Flavor Community Garden

A Red Circle’s community garden is located at Zion Missionary Baptist Church, along with the Healthy Community Market.  We demonstrate how food is medicine and how anyone can create flavorful meals with fresh produce. We also decorate bring beauty to the region.

Work days:

Tuesdays 10 am – 12 pm  (Beginning in May.)

Saturdays at noon (weather permitted) (Beginning March 5th.  Learn more information here.)


A Red Circle formed the Good Food Movement in 2020, which is a group of Black and Indigenous urban farmers, growers, chefs, policy planners, and more, working collaboratively to improve North County’s food system!  Check out the new Good Food Movement YouTube Channel!