A new Napa chapter of MOMS Advocating Sustainability is holding a workshop on March 12 for elected officials and agency leaders about the effects on pesticides on children’s health.
The organizer, Lisa Lindsey, a Napa County school board trustee, will present a variety of speakers, including Dr. Myrto Ashe, M.D., and Kristin S. Schafer, policy director for Pesticide Action Network and author of articles on pesticides and health.
The event will be 9:45 - 11 a.m. at Yountville Community Hall.
MOMS Advocating Sustainability (MOMAS) is a Bay Area based organization committed to creating healthy communities for children by reducing their exposure to household and environmental toxins. For more information, visit www.momsadvocatingsustainability.org.