Strawberry & Justice Festival
UCSC's Food Systems Working Group hosts this lively spring festival every year and this year they are excited to be able to host students and community members virtually on June 4th from 4-7pm!
Register HERE: https://forms.gle/X8S93TRTYr1uGKtg6. Zoom link will be sent out day-of to all registrants! This 3-hour, completely free event will be held over Zoom and feature a panel of speakers on the topic of justice in agriculture, plus four amazing musical performances!
Panelists: Dr. Ann Lopez, the director of Center for Farmworker Families, Hektor Calderon, the Santa Cruz/Monterey organizer for Safe Ag Safe Schools & Californians for Pesticide Reform, and James Nakahara, who sits on the Board of Directors for EcoFarm, to discuss the history of Japanese Americans in California agriculture.
Musicians: Spoken word & hip-hop artist Joseph Jason Santiago LaCour, singer-songwriter Diana Gameros, MockingbirdBeatBox and singer-songwriter Gina Rene!
Thursday, June 4 at 4:00pm to 7:00pm