Want to learn more about food waste in WNC?

The steering committee of a developing regional food waste and recovery group for Western North Carolina invites interested residents of Asheville and the surrounding communities to attend its quarterly meeting 6-7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 26, at THE BLOCK Off Biltmore, 39 S. Market St., Asheville. The gathering will include a presentation on an upcoming compost conference along with snacks and networking time. Attendees are encouraged to bring along information about any projects they or their organizations are working on related to food waste. Those who have an interest in helping build this new group by joining the steering committee should plan to arrive by 5:30 p.m. To RSVP attendance, contact Cathy Cleary at cathy@thecookandgarden.com.

About Gina Smith
Gina Smith is the Mountain Xpress Food section editor and writer. She can be reached at gsmith@mountainx.com.

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