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DC Roots: Exploring Urban Farming

Summer Cycling Series

Fresh produce is something we can all enjoy, but it isn’t something everyone in DC has equal access to. Learn about food justice and urban farming as we cycle to Northeast DC for a tour of East Capitol Urban Farm. Following the tour, help harvest fresh greens to deliver to DC Central Kitchen and enjoy a local, sustainably sourced vegetarian meal by DC native chef and restaurateur, Shawn Lightfoot of Art-drenaline Cafe.

Date:
Jul 30, 2017 • 9:30 am
Admission:

SOLD OUT.

Category:
6th in the City: For 20s & 30s

Serve Others with Sixth & I

Serve breakfast at So Others Might Eat (SOME), an organization that works to end chronic homelessness in DC.

Date:
Aug 16, 2017 • 6:30 am
Category:
Social Justice

Growing Pains: Ride Through DC’s Gentrification Story

Summer Cycling Series

Learn about the history of the Shaw neighborhood and the H Street and U Street corridors on a bike ride that explores multiple perspectives on the city’s development, followed by a conversation with Derek Hyra, author of Race, Class, and Politics in the Cappuccino City at the V Street location of local restaurant Busboys & Poets.

Date:
Aug 20, 2017 • 9:30 am
Admission:

$10

Category:
6th in the City: For 20s & 30s

Labor on the Bimah

Before Labor Day, Rabbi Shira leads a Shabbat service that weaves together labor issues, social justice, and Judaism.

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Date:
Sep 1, 2017 • 6:45 pm
Admission:

Free. Please RSVP.

Category:
6th in the City: For 20s & 30s

Serve Others with Sixth & I

Serve breakfast at So Others Might Eat (SOME), an organization that works to end chronic homelessness in DC.

Date:
Sep 20, 2017 • 6:30 am
Admission:

Free. Please RSVP.

Category:
Social Justice
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