BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//Washington College//NONSGML v1.0//EN X-WR-CALNAME:Washington College Events BEGIN:VTIMEZONE TZID:America/New_York BEGIN:DAYLIGHT TZNAME:EDT DTSTART:20140309T070000 RDATE:20140309T070000 TZOFFSETFROM:-0500 TZOFFSETTO:-0400 END:DAYLIGHT END:VTIMEZONE BEGIN:VTIMEZONE TZID:America/New_York BEGIN:STANDARD TZNAME:EST DTSTART:20141102T060000 RDATE:20141102T060000 TZOFFSETFROM:-0400 TZOFFSETTO:-0500 END:STANDARD END:VTIMEZONE BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20140329T130000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20140329T140000 LOCATION:Emmanuel Church GEO:39.209237;-76.066033 SUMMARY:Recipes for Change: Amy Kalafa DESCRIPTION: X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html: UID:20140329T170000Z-4799@www.washcoll.edu URL:http://www.washcoll.edu/live/events/4799-recipes-for-change-amy-kalafa CATEGORIES:Lectures,Open to the Public,C.V. Starr Center,Environment LAST-MODIFIED:20140325T140629Z ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:http://www.washcoll.edu/live/image/gid/26/width/80/height/80/crop/1/38519_kalafa.jpg X-LIVEWHALE-TYPE:events X-LIVEWHALE-ID:4799 X-LIVEWHALE-TIMEZONE:America/New_York X-LIVEWHALE-IMAGE:http://www.washcoll.edu/live/image/gid/26/width/80/height/80/crop/1/38519_kalafa.jpg X-LIVEWHALE-CONTACT-INFO:Kathy Thornton
\nProgram and Intern Coordinator
\nCenter for Environment &\; Society
\n410-810-7162
\nkthornton2@washcoll.edu X-LIVEWHALE-SUMMARY:Lunch Wars: How to Start a School Food Revolution and Win the Battle for Our Children's Health.
\nn association with the 4th annual Locavore Lit Festival \;celebrating Washington College's commitment to environmental sustainability by bringing food local authors to Chestertown\, the Starr Center\, the Center for Environment &\; Society\, and the Department of Anthropology present nutritionist and filmmaker Amy Kalafa.
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\n For over 25 years\, Amy Kalafa has produced award-winning films\, television programs and magazine articles in the field of health education. Amy's production credits include three seasons of Dr. T. Berry Brazelton's parenting show\, "What Every Baby Knows"\, PBS specials\, "Our Nation's Health: A Matter of Choice" and "Healthy Aging"\, as well as the Reiner Foundation's\, "The First Years Last Forever". She has produced food and health segments for "Martha Stewart Living"\, has appeared as a guest chef on PBS's "Cultivating Life" and is a writer/producer for PBS's "Lidia's Italy". Amy holds a Lectureship at the Yale School of Medicine and Psychiatry for her work in the field of health communication\, in recognition of a series she created for Court TV\, "Inside the Criminal Mind". Amy has worked on numerous training films for Yale University and the US Department of Education.\n

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\n Amy is also a holistic health and nutrition counselor and a Lyme disease consultant. Her advocacy work extends to her personal life as well. She served a four-year term on the advisory board of the Weston / Westport Health District's CDC funded "Target Lyme" prevention initiative and she is a founding board member of the AIDS Treatment Data Network\, a certified Kripalu Yoga teacher and an organic farmer. She and her husband Alex have two daughters who have always brought their lunch to school.\n

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\n This lecture is the third of four lectures in the Recipes for Change series. This series is sponsored by the C.V Starr Center for the Study of the American Experience\, the Center for Environment &\; Society\, and the Anthropology Department.
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\n Other Locavore Lit Festival events include:\n

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\n Thursday\, March 27\, 6 PM - wine tasting at The Bookplate\, Elizabeth Beggins
\n Friday\, March 28\, 7 PM - Chef Ann Cooper\, author of Lunch Lessons: Changing the Way We Feed Our Children\, Hotchkiss Recital Hall\, Washington College
\n Saturday\, March 29\, 10:00 AM-Noon \;- open houses at the Chestertown Middle and WC gardens \;
\n Saturday\, March 29\, 1:00 PM- talk by author Amy Kalafa\, author of Lunch Wars: How to Start a School Food Revolution and Win the Battle for Our Children's Health\, Emmanuel Church \;
\n Saturday\, March 29\, 2:30 PM \;- panel of local persons working on farm to school programs\, Emmanuel Church
\n Saturday\, March 29\, 4:00 PM \;- mixer/reception
\n Sunday\, March 30\, time 1-4 PM - open house at Turner's Creek/Knox Folly with the Sassafras Environmental Education Center\n

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