Thursday, April 15, 8:30 p.m. EDT
The Canadian Archaeologist Who Collected 4,500 Beer Cans
Dr. David Maxwell, archeologist at Simon Fraser University, will talk to us about his side passion, collecting “antique” beer cans, and what they can tell us not only about beer and can production, but also about littering and recycling, industrial design and attitudes toward alcohol.
Thursday, May 13, 8:00 p.m. EDT
Uncertain Harvest: The Future of Food on a Warming Planet
Ian Mosby and Sarah Rotz—authors of the new book Uncertain Harvest: The Future of Food on a Warming Planet—look to the past to help us better understand our culinary future. They explore our ongoing history of mostly failed predictions and use that to look at contemporary predictions of a food future dominated by robot farms, cultured meats and photosynthesis-hacked GM rice.
Saturday, September 25, 2021
Save the date for next year’s Annual General Meeting.