Event Invitation: Seeds of Hope

Seeds of Hope: A short documentary film on the Native American Seed Sanctuary

Seeds of Hope

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

The Senate Garage

4 N. Front St. Kingston

6:30 PM

Join the Hudson Valley Farm Hub, Seedshed, and Oceans 8 Films at the Senate Garage in Kingston, NY on March 28th at 6:30 PM for a screening of Seeds of Hope! This short documentary film tells the story of a collaborative initiative to preserve Native American culture and foodways through seed saving at the Hudson Valley Farm Hub. Seeds of Hope is created by award-winning filmmaker and environmentalist Jon Bowermaster as part of a series entitled “Hope on the Hudson.”

The film includes interviews with Akwesasne community members and others involved in the project, highlighting the 2017 Seed Sanctuary activities from planting to harvest, and illuminating the beauty of the Hudson Valley season by season.

Q&A to follow the film with members of the Akwesasne community and the filmmaker.

This event is free and open to the public.

Seating is limited and registration is encouraged. Sign up here!