Archive | August, 2014

Act Now! Speak Up for the Fruit Trees

Time to make history! With your support, on August 28, City Council members will join our grassroots movement for the first food forest in an Austin Public Park by voting to approve the Festival Beach Food Forest as part of the Holly Shores Master Plan! We’re so close! In this installment of East Feast News, […]

Email City Council


Want to support the first food forest in a public park in Austin?  Please take five minutes to send an email to Council! Please email the Holly Shores Master Planning team before August 13th:   If you’re from an East Austin neighborhood, say so, and if not, please stand in solidarity.   Here’s a sample […]

Food Forest 101

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When: Tuesday, August 5, 2014 at 6:30pm – 8:00pm Where: Terrazas Branch, Austin Public Library 1105 E Cesar Chavez St, Austin, Texas 78702 Are you curious about growing food in community? Come join central East Austin neighbors in a conversation about low-maintenance, low-water edible forest gardens, aka food forests. Learn about the several existing food […]