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How to “Say NO to
Monsanto in Pima County”

Important January and February events to
“Say NO to Monsanto in Pima County.”

January 3, 2017

Upcoming Events

January

Tues., 01.03.17, at 9:00am – Board of Supervisors’ Meeting, 130 W. Congress Ave.

 *Fri., 01.06.17, at 6:30 pm – The World According to Monsanto Film screening at Green Fields School Auditorium, 6000 North Camino de la Tierra. Read a blog post about the event and see the Facebook event page for more info.

 *Sat., 01.07.17, at 2:00pm – “GMOs & The Future of Tucson’s Food and Environment” presentation + short film at Tucson Waldorf School, 3605 E. River Road. Read a blog post about the event and see the Facebook event page for more info.

 Mon., 01.09.17, at 5:00pm – Open Public Meeting about Monsanto for District 1 (Ally Miller’s district) at the Oro Valley Public Library, 1305 W. Naranja Drive, in Oro Valley

Thurs., 01.12.17 – Marana Unified School District Governing Board meeting at Marana Municipal Complex Council Chambers, 11555 W. Civic Center Drive, in Marana. Nurse Janay Young will be seeking reconsideration from the MUSD board.

Fri., 01.13.17 at 11 am – Open Public Meeting about Monsanto for District 4 (Steve Christy’s district) at Green Valley Recreation Center, Las Companas Room, 565 W. Belltower Dr., in Green Valley

*Sun., 01.15.17, at 3 pm – “What You Need to Know about GMOs and Pesticides (and the Local Movement Against These Threats to Our Health)” presentation + short film at the Hoff Building, 425 E. Seventh St.

Tues., 01.17.17, at 9 am – Board of Supervisors meeting, 130 W. Congress Ave.

Wed., 01.18.17, at 6 pm – Open Public Meeting about Monsanto for District 5 (Richard Elias’s district) at the Pima County Housing Center, 801 W. Congress Ave.

Thurs., 01.19.17, at 6 pm – Open Public Meeting about Monsanto for District 2 (Ramon Valaldez’s district) at the Quincy Douglas Center, 1575 E. 36th St.

February

*Sun., 02.05.17, at 1 pm – Booth in Patio of The Loft to educate the public before the 2 pm showing of SEED: The Untold Story. Showing of SEED: The Untold Story at 2 pm, then Bill McDorman of Rocky Mountain Seed Alliance will make comments and answer questions following the movie.

Tues., 02.07.17, at 9 am – Board of Supervisors meeting, 130 W. Congress Ave.

Thurs., 02.09.17 – Marana Unified School District Governing Board meeting at Marana Municipal Complex Council Chambers, 11555 W. Civic Center Drive, in Marana.

Tues., 02.21.17, at 9 am – Board of Supervisors meeting, 130 W. Congress Ave. *DATE THE BOARD IS SCHEDULED TO VOTE ON WHETHER OR NOT TO GIVE MONSANTO A TAX INCENTIVE.*

This schedule of events was provided by Melissa Diane Smith (https://againstthegrainnutrition.com)

Header image by Steven Meckler from the article “Quitting Season” in our July/August 2015 issue. 


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