Local Foods Capitol Day
The Wisconsin Local Food Network (WLFN) will be hosting the first ever Local Foods Capitol Day in downtown Madison, Wisconsin on Wednesday, March 5th at Cooper’s Tavern. The day aims to educate both attendees and legislators about issues important to local food systems. In the morning, attendees will hear from speakers on a variety of topics and will have a Lobby 101 training with professional lobbyists. In the afternoon, attendees will meet with their respective legislators to educate them on the topics discussed. Talking points about each topic area will be provided.
Wednesday, March 5
9:00 a.m. – mid-afternoon
Cooper’s Tavern and the Capitol
There is no fee to attend, but participants should expect to cover their own lunch and transportation costs. All those who affiliate with the mission of the WLFN are welcome to join! Please contact Theresa Feiner at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions. Registration deadline is Wednesday, February 19, 2014.