March 5, 2019

Toxic Air in Urban Veggie Gardens

Get the dirt on the relationship between pollutants, plants and the produce grown in urban environments from Ahkinyala Cobb-Abdullah, PhD, Associate Professor of Ecology at Virginia Union University.

Plus, Duron Chavis talks about increasing access to quality seedlings, the
benefits of a public greenspace, and Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden‘s
greenhouse collaboration with VUU.Abdullah-Chavis-Banner2

Speaker bios and full event description

Facebook Event listing

Doors Open 5:30 pm  •  Program 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

Seating for 150 on a first-come basis

21 & up  •  Hardywood Park Craft Brewery  •  2410 Ownby Lane

Public transit and carpooling are always good ideas  •  Plan a GRTC bus trip

Street parking throughout the neighborhood and some spots in the venue’s lot on the corner of Ownby and Overbrook