This is a project of the Cochise County Library District.
The goal of this project is to increase awareness of and action toward eating local food among Cochise County residents through various activities coordinated by the Library District. These will include building awareness of local food options, hosting of two county-wide “big reads,” making available a variety of books on local food-related topics, providing materials to schools and kids in the county, and hosting a series of lectures and other events, including a culminating event featuring local food producers.
Partners in this work include:
- University of Arizona Cooperative Extension
- Chiricahua Community Health Centers, Inc.
- Sierra Vista Farmers Market
- Copper Queen Library (Bisbee)
- Benson Public Library
- Douglas Public Library
- Elsie S. Hogan Community Library (Willcox)
- Huachuca City Library
- K12 Handhelds
If you are interested in being a part of this work, contact us.
This project is supported by the Arizona State Library, Archives & Public Records, a division of the Secretary of State, with federal funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services.