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Green Fest
Keen On Green
Mini Farm Market and Mindful Music Jam
Date 日期:  26 Sep 2022
 
Time 時間: 12:00pm - 3:00pm
 
Venue 地點: G/F, Centennial Campus, HKU (Outside The Bank of East Asia)
 
Summary 內容: Mindful Music | Local Produce | Seedlings Giveaway | Holistic Urban Farming

Protecting the earth may seem like to be a daunting mission but every simple act you take can make a big difference.  There is still a lot we can do to play our part: meatless Monday, grow a little plant indoors, refill water with reusable bottles, buy locally, use products with recycled content and being mindful and spend time in nature…Never underestimate the power of doing such little things.


‘Keen On Green’, a mini green fest featured booths from local farmers, craft workers, community group alongside a mindful music jam will devote to an eco-friendly lifestyle and the sustainable environment. 

Let’s Keen on Green and join us to make a Greener World!   Visit our counter on Sep 26 (Mon) and get the $20 vegetarian food coupon!
 
Programmes:

12:00 – 15:00 | Mini Farm Market (Local produce, seedlings giveaway, handcrafts)
Eating less meat and more seasonal local vegetables helps in reducing our carbon footprint. Support your locally grown, seasonal, fresh fruits and veggies or sustainable, organic products!  Bring your own reusable bag and get ready to shop for some fresh veggies.

12:45 - 14:00 | Mindful Music Jam by ‘i_is_one’
Bonding your body, mind and music of singing bowls, didgeridoos, percussions, exotic flutes and pipes, chanting and throat-singing.
Online Registration: (For HKU staff & student only)
https://hkuems1.hku.hk/hkuems/ec_hdetail.aspx?ueid=83886  



14:30 – 16:00 | HKU Holistic Urban Farming Tourand DIY Workshop
We also grow our own food on campus! Join the HKU Holistic Urban Farming tour to visit our Herb Garden & Rooftop Farm and get a taste of HKU-homegrown food!
Online Registration: (For HKU staff & student only)
https://hkuems1.hku.hk/hkuems/ec_hdetail.aspx?guest=Y&ueid=83882 


Supporting Units:

i_is_one https://www.i-is.one/
Music from this Earth and Universe through the Heart.

Hong Kong Organic Farm香港有機農場 https://www.facebook.com/H.K.OrganicFarm
農場種植超過40年, 2013年正式轉為有機種植。民以食為先, 食以農為本! 我們用心保育的農場環境優美, 空氣清新! 希望能得到大家的認同及支持! 保育僅存的樂土。

LoCoFARMS https://ccsg.hku.hk/ruralsd/en/pages/about/introduction-to-lai-chi-wo/
We are an innovative agro-food brand with locally grown crops as its focus. We source high-quality seasonal ingredients from local farms and make each product by hand without additives. We bring LoCoFARMS is an innovative agro-food brand with locally grown crops as its focus. We source high-quality seasonal ingredients from local farms and make each product by hand without additives. We bring together farmers and artisan food craftsmen to unleash the potential of local crops, to innovate the authentic “Grown In HK, Made In HK” flavours. Our signature products include handcrafted beverages, original sauces, and naturally fermented foods. We also launch limited seasonal products from time to time to let the flavours of all four seasons dance on the tips of your tongues.

Caritas Mok Cheung Sui Kun Community Centre 明愛莫張瑞勤社區中心
Caritas Mok Cheung Sui Kun Community Centre established in 1964, being an organization under government subvention since 1986, now belongs to Youth and Community Services of Caritas Hong Kong, serving Western District on Hong Kong Island, including Kennedy Town, Shek Tong Tsui and Sai Ying Pun neighbourhoods.