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From Scientist to Urban Farmer


Donna Marykwas is a featured human book at our upcoming Human Library event on May 31st. Her life's human book title is "From Scientist to Urban Farmer." She was a tenured associate professor of Microbiology at California State University, Long Beach before she resigned and founded Long Beach Grows in 2010 to advocate for food security through urban agriculture. 

Hear more of her story personally by checking her out for 15-20 minutes at our Human Library event on Saturday, May 31st from 1-4pm at the Long Beach Main Public Library, 101 Pacific Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90802.

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