Rooting DC is a FREE, all-day gardening forum that aims to provide education about urban food production and consumption, to cultivate health and preserve the environment. The program includes dozens of interactive workshops, cooking and food preservation demonstrations, and panel discussions focusing on youth gardening, nutrition, sustainable growing techniques, and healthy food access. The event also hosts 60+ green businesses and nonprofits from throughout the region at an information fair. The full list of workshops will be posted on the event website, so be sure to check back in and stay updated: www.rootingdc.org
LUNCH Enjoy lunch from your favorite food trucks! Also, the Tenleytown Whole Foods is located across the street and has many lunch options at their hot/cold bars.
VOLUNTEER! Rooting DC runs on volunteer support. Can you lend us an hour or two to make the event a success? Sign up here.
DONATIONS If you’d like to make a donation, you can do so with a credit card via Eventbrite. If you prefer to write a check, you may make it out to “DC Greens” and mail it to: 2000 P St. NW, Suite 240, Washington, DC 20036.
TRANSPORTATION Wilson High School is located at 3950 Chesapeake St. NW, DC. The school is located adjacent to the Tenleytown Metro station on the red line, and on the following bus lines: H2, H4, M4, N2, X3, 31, 32, 36, 96.