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Film Screening About The Local Food Movement to Benefit the Montavilla Food Co-op

We are screening a film to benefit the co-op.
Our public screening of the film Ingredients, at The Academy Theater (7818 SE Stark St), is coming up this weekend, on Saturday, August 10th, 2013 at 2pm. Tickets are $10 to benefit the co-op's start-up efforts. If you haven't already, get your tickets early by clicking here. You can also buy tickets the day of the event at The Academy Theater. Ingredients is about the local food movement in America and how farmers and chefs are working together to bring better food and flavor to American cities & neighborhoods like Montavilla. This acclaimed film has been an official selection of numerous film festivals both nationally and internationally. Following the screening of the film, a number of speakers will be on hand to engage the audience further about food cooperatives, organic food, local farming and farmer's markets. The guest speakers will be from Siri & Son Farms, Montavilla Farmers Market, Oblique Solutions NW, Our Table Cooperative, Organically Grown Company. Attendees may also participate in a raffle both before and after the film. The raffle will include a variety of items from local businesses. The Montavilla Food Co-op graciously thanks the following sponsors and vendors for helping make this event happen: "The Montavilla Food Co-op is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for both residents and visitors by working to provide access to affordable, healthy food in an environment shaped by the community's values."

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