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    Sweet Water Foundation/ Chicago State Univ Aquaponics Center: The MYCELIA Project

    Saturday, Oct 19, 2013 2:00 - 4:00 PM @ Chicago State Aquaponics Center
    This event is over! Please check the 2021 schedule.
    LAB - Labs bring together small groups for an exclusive, first-hand look into what happens behind the scenes at some of the most innovative companies, community leaders and institutions around Chicago.

    THE MYCELIA PROJECT is an innovative collaboration that seeks to unite various communities through hands-on, experiential projects that promote learning focused on food, soil, water and energy sustainability. Including a tour of the Aquaponics/Urban Ag operation, attendees will engage in a design/build workshop for creating aquaponics while exploring the possibilities of utilizing controlled environmental agriculture methods. Then, enjoy a culinary experience highlighting the benefits of fresh, local vegetables and herbs as produced in the urban ag/aquaponics/hydroponics space.

    Parking: We have a large, free parking lot directly outside of the facility Public Transportation: We are located right off the 121 bus line but also 1 block off of the Metra Electric line (21 minutes from downtown). Access: There is one centralized entrance to our building for people to enter. Security Information or Pre-Lab Attendee Screening: N/A Photo and Video Restrictions: Photos and video OK Dress Code: No dress codes or safety equipment requirements Age Restriction: All ages Handicap Accessible: Yes

    Saturday, Oct 19, 2013 2:00 - 4:00 PM
    Chicago State Aquaponics Center
    9601 S Cottage Grove Ave, Chicago, IL 60628
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