Virtual Panel Discussion Featuring Women Farmers of Chatham

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Two women in garden cutting flowers

Cathy Jones and Victoria Cotten harvest marigolds at Perry-winkle Farm. Photo by Debbie Roos.

Beginning September 2021, Chatham Community Library will host a series of quarterly discussions highlighting women changemakers in Chatham County. The series will address areas of interest to county residents, viewed from the perspective of women engaged in both traditional and non-traditional careers including agriculture, entrepreneurship, education, the arts, law enforcement, and social activism.

WHAT:  Celebrating Women of Chatham series

WHEN:  Saturday, September 18, 2021, 11 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

WHERE:  Virtual Program

WHO:  First in the series is a panel featuring Chatham County women farmers including:

Debbie Roos, Sustainable Agriculture Agent for the N.C. Cooperative Extension, Chatham County Center will moderate the panel. Panelists will discuss the challenges and rewards of being a woman farmer in Chatham among other aspects.

This virtual event is free and open to the public and will be presented via Zoom. Participants should register online to receive the meeting link. Residents may visit the libraries’ website or contact the Library at (919) 545-8084 or rita.vanduinen@chathamlibraries.org for more information.

Register for the Virtual Panel Discussion Featuring Women Farmers of Chatham.

The Celebrating Women of Chatham series was created in response to the library’s March 2021 virtual forum celebrating Women’s History Month: “Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow: A Woman’s Perspective of Chatham County.” A recording of this program is available on the library’s YouTube channel.

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Debbie Roos, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionDebbie RoosExtension Agent, Agriculture - Sustainable / Organic Production Call Debbie Email Debbie N.C. Cooperative Extension, Chatham County Center
Updated on Sep 13, 2021
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