Friday, April 6, 2012


Ongoing Events

Winter Harvests: Wednesday - Saturday

Please contact Mike Parelskin (925-330-8775), our harvesting coordinator, if you are interested in harvesting grapefruit, calamondin limes, and other citrus. Check our Facebook page and our website for more details, or email for more information.

Food preservation workshops:

2nd Thursday & Last Friday of the month

Pumpkin chutney, apple butter, marmalades, & more! Learn about new foods, techniques, and cross- cultural traditions. Come for an hour; come for half the day! If you are interested in volunteering please email

St. Francis Crafts' Market:

2nd and 4th Sundays each month

Every second and fourth Sunday, our refugee-made products are for sale at St. Francis in the Foothills, 4625 E. River Road. Come browse and buy our refugee-made crafts and local preserves! Recycled materials sewn, crocheted, and woven into great new rugs, bags, jewelry, baskets, and clothes.

Upcoming Events
GreenFest 2012

Saturday, April 7 (10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.)

Tucson Village Farm, 4210 N. Campbell Ave.

Join Iskashitaa for this FREE family event with music, food, and activities for the whole family! Look for the Iskashitaa table with sustainable foods, refugee-made crafts created from sustainable materials, and more!

Jefferson Park Neighborhood Tour

Sunday, April 15 (12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.)

Jefferson Park is having its 3rd annual home tour. This is where Iskashitaa was born! Come take a tour of our roots or volunteer to help out! The playground of the Tucson International School will be the initial site. The tour theme is sustainability. Look for the Iskashitaa table!

Iskashitaa's International Culture Benefit Dinner

Friday, April 20th

Join us at 6pm for a tour of the world through the foods and arts of refugee countries! Tickets are only $25 but the memories will be priceless. To buy a ticket or for more information, contact Natalie. Hurry before tickets sell out!

Tucson Earth Day at Reid Park:

Saturday, April 21 (9 a.m. - 2 p.m.)

Although Iskashitaa celebrates our Earth's resources everyday, Earth day is a free event where you can share and celebrate our earth with all of Tucson! To volunteer at this event, contact Lizbeth.

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