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GardenShare’s 5th Annual 1844 House Fundraiser Dinner (Mon, 2014-09-15) A Celebration of Local Food and Art on November 6, 2014

Please join GardenShare at our annual fundraiser at the 1844 House on Thursday, November 6. This celebration of food and art supports GardenShare's efforts to make healthy, sustainable food choices accessible to everyone in our community.

A selection of works from Chipman Woodworks will be on hand for raffle 
and purchase, with proceeds to benefit GardenShare. Gary Pierce uses a variety of local woods, largely harvested from Chipman, NY, right here in St. Lawrence County, to create beautiful functional objects that are hard to 
put down. Gary will be joining us for dinner as well!

Fed Up at Cinema 10 on Sept. 22 (Wed, 2014-08-13) Join GardenShare for a screening of this documentary that shows us another way we’ve been deceived by food industry.

Monday, September 22
7:15 pm
Cinema 10/Roxy Theater
20 Main Street, Potsdam

In conjunction with Hunger Action Month, GardenShare, the Local Living Venture, and Cinema 10 have partnered to bring Fed Up to the Roxy Theater in Potsdam on Monday, September 22 at 7:15pm.

Sullivan-Catlin publishes SLC Community Food Security Assessment (Tue, 2014-08-12) Find out what hunger in the North Country looks like.

Along with her colleagues David Bugg and Kristen Van Hooreweghe, and in partnership with GardenShare, Heather Sullivan-Catlin has written a St. Lawrence County Community Food Security Assessment.

To be food secure is to have reliable access to enough nutritious food to promote health and well-being. Access includes availability, affordability, as well as the skills, technology, and knowledge to prepare that healthy food. St. Lawrence County is among the poorest counties in New York State, and as such there are significant barriers to food security for many county residents.

News Archive

Job Opening (Thu, 2014-07-17) GardenShare seeks new Executive Director
Canton Approves Support Resolution (Mon, 2014-06-23) The Canton village Board of Trustees has approved a resolution of support for a food policy council in St. Lawrence County.
Potsdam Food Co-op Baking Fest & Silent Auction to Benefit GardenShare (Thu, 2014-06-05) On July 13th, come taste the community's creations!
State Food Policy Council hosts listening session in Potsdam (Mon, 2014-05-12) Make your voice heard on May 28.
Click "Donate" Below to Support CSA Bonus Bucks! (Thu, 2014-05-08)
Special Event to support GardenShare! (Fri, 2014-04-11) The Kitchen at Iroquois Farm Restaurant presents "An Evening with St. Lawrence Brewing Company"
A Place at the Table at Cinema 10 (Wed, 2014-03-12) Watch A Place at the Table followed by a panel discussion on April 7 at the Roxy in Potsdam.
Help Improve School Food Programs! (Mon, 2013-12-09) Join GardenShare for a free screening of "Cafeteria Man," and a lively discussion about what we can do to ensure that every kid in our school systems has access to healthy food choices during the school day.
Trivia Night Benefit for GardenShare (Mon, 2013-12-09) Join GardenShare for Cabin Fever Trivia Night on February 8!
Share-a-Share supports CSA Bonus Bucks (Mon, 2013-11-25) If you have friends and family on your holiday shopping list who prefer a gift that benefits the community, consider a Share-a-Share donation in their name.