Coffee: The World in Your Cup Exhibit through January 10, 2010

Coffee: The World in Your Cup
October 17, 2009 – January 10, 2010

Times: 10:00 am to 5:00 pm daily
http://www.worldforestry.org/discovery-museum/special-exhibits.html
Location: World Forestry Center – 4033 SW Canyon Road, Portland
Phone: 503-228-1367
Admission: $8 adults, $7 seniors (62+), $5 children (3-18), free for ages 2 and under

Whether it’s a latte, cappuccino, or just a plan Cup O’ Joe, we do love our coffee.  But did you know coffee is one of the world’s most widely traded commodities?  Or that caffeine is the most commonly used drug in the world?  Coffee:  The World in Your Cup is an exhibit that explores the fascinating world behind the coffee we drink.  Focusing on environmental and social impacts of the coffee industry, the exhibit recommends ways for consumers to make responsible coffee purchases at the grocery store or in a coffee shop.


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