Saturday, February 24 | 10am – 1pm
Saturday, March 17 | 10am – 1pm
Explore LA’s hidden community gardens to get amazing photos with an entertainment photographer and eat lunch cooked by a master gardener. It can’t get more farm to table than this!
Throughout the experience, we will write letters and create social media posts to our elected officials to advocate for better access to healthy food at farmers markets across Los Angeles. Find out more about the important work we will be doing on SameSide’s “Community Gardens in Urban Communities” campaign page.
The reward at the end of our experience is an incredible lunch by the Purple Earth Cuisine Chef, June Pagan.
Previous lunches have been:
Collard Cumin Wraps
Chard Stock Vegetable Soup
Fermented Vegetable with Rice
Let’s support our garden communities and ensure all have greater access to healthy food in their neighborhoods.
Mott Street Garden in Boyle Heights.
Lunch freshly prepared by our Master Gardener and exclusive access to two hidden urban gardens
Dress for comfort and bring an appetite!
Get our hands dirty in the garden and be rewarded by an insanely fresh lunch prepared by master gardener June Pagan. During the experience we'll take action to ensure healthy food access for low income individuals by ensuring EBT and WIC is accepted at every farmer's market in Los Angeles.
Corey Burns is an ex-chemist that escaped the lab in pursuit of fresh air and sunshine. Extensive skills in prep, camera, editing, vfx, and the numerous elements that go into producing video. Being able to connect with so many people through taking their picture and hearing their stories has been my life’s pleasure, striving daily to share this gift with others as abundantly as one can in a life. Hundreds of edited hours in educational material, events, documentation, archival material, research, thousands of shared images. Working with some notable names such as The History Channel, H2, E!, Dreamworks and Discovery. Also providing creative to some of LA’s best organizations working to make this a more beautiful and inclusive city for all. Gardening is life. coreysburns.com