Community conversation on affordable access to food

Join the Orcas Food Co-op Jan. 19 from 1-3 p.m. at the Odd Fellows Hall for a discussion of barriers, strategies, and opportunities to create equitable access to high-quality food.

The afternoon will consist of short film screenings featuring civil rights activist Martin Luther King Jr., food sovereignty activist Leah Penninman and the Wholesome Wave and Fresh Bucks programs. Bring your questions for a panel of local organizations involved with Fresh Bucks in the island community and a group conversation following the films.

Kids welcome. A coloring station will be set up. Snacks and refreshments provided. For more information email