Just Eat It: A Food Waste Movie

  • Saturday, March 25, 2017
  • 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Phelps Memorial Hospital, Tarrytown, NY


  • with valid student ID

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                        WRDA Presents
"Just Eat It: A Food Waste Movie"

With special guest speaker:  Douglass DeCandia, Food Growing Program Coordinator at the Foodbank for Westchester
 Saturday, March 25, 2017
 9-11 AM

Location: Phelps Memorial Hospital
                 701 N. Broadway, Sleepy Hollow, NY 10591
 (914) 366-3000

8:30 am - 9:00 am - Registration, Light Breakfast, Coffee
9:00 am - 10:30 am - Movie Screening
10:30 am – 11:00 am - Discussion with Douglass DeCandia, Q&A

Program details:

Award-winning documentary film follows the food rescue experiences of two filmmaker/food lovers (75 minutes).  

Douglass DeCandia will explain how dietitians can help limit food waste and provide to those in need.


  1. To understand the multi-faceted detrimental effects of wasted food.
  2. To discuss alternatives, e.g. composting, that makes better use of our food supply.
  3. To understand how community involvement can promote a sustainable food system and ways RD's can help to promote this. 

Registration Fee (Check or PayPal):

2 CPEU's                                

Members: Free|
Non-Members: $20
Students (with ID): Free
Affiliates: $10

Please bring food items to donate for the Food Bank of Westchester - something that you would feed your children or eat yourself. Donate non-perishable food items with label stating low sodium, unsweetened, packed in 100% fruit juice, etc. Food items may include beans, cereal, canned meat/fish, milk (shelf stable), canned meals (low sodium), canned vegetables (low sodium), canned or dried fruits, peanut butter, pasta and rice.

"Donating mindfully and intentionally, recognizing that the giver is inter-related to the person they are giving to, transcends a moment of charity into an act of solidarity." - Douglass DeCandia

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