Hello Friends!
Approximately twice a month we send out newsletter to our extensive mailing list in the St. Lawrence River Valley and Adirondack region.

To sign up, please see the
   Newsletter Sign Up   tab, above right, or email us at
We will never share your information with anyone for any purpose without your express consent, of course!

Thank you for your interest in our work!  The Local Living Venture presents workshops and events in partnership with local people, who have expertise to share, as part of their mission to contribute to a healthy and more capable citizenry in the North Country region. 
You may also wish to click this link to view our
 Full Events Schedule.

Please note that we take somewhat of a Summer hiatus from workshops, focusing more on outreach booths at local festivals.

EDITION:  June 3, 2018

LLV Benefit Dinner * Woodhenge Fest * Wildflower Habitat * Homesteads for rent/sale
Hello Friends!
Please support both of our organizations, and join us for the

Local Living Benefit Dinner
& Potsdam Rotary 90th Anniversary!

The Rotary Club of Potsdam will celebrate its 90th Anniversary and the Local Living Venture is honored to be the beneficiary of fundraising that evening, in celebration of our 9th Anniversary!
Join us for an evening of camaraderie and celebration, with a delicious meal, drinks, fun decorations, raffles, and more!
Please see link above or FB page for details.
Wednesday, June 13  *  6 pm, Potsdam  * 
FB Page

Other upcoming events below;
website and Facebook Event Page Related image  
* Homestead Marketplace *

Unique Off-Grid Home * Rental Opportunity
Super-efficient home, 77 private wooded acres in Rossie, NY.  Two bedrooms, one bath, screened porch, deck, photovoltaic and passive solar, two sheds plus chicken coop, wheelchair accessible.  Click here for details.

Off-Grid Home * For Sale

Solar-powered home with two bedrooms, one bath, near Parishville, NY.
Second floor deck, barn, garage with water, 80 acres wooded, 10 acres of field, multiple fenced areas. Click here and scroll down for details.


Please contribute to the LLV.
Help keep our programming going! 

Board members and Volunteers also sought; let's talk!


June 15 to 17  *  Adams Center  *  FB Page
Sunday, June 24  *  1 to 4 pm, Madrid  *  FB Page


Become a Pollinator Pal!  Plant for Pollinators!
A collaborative project of Local Living Venture, the WISER Center at SUNY Potsdam and the St. Regis Mohawk Tribe Environmental Division with many community partners.

Wednesday, June 27  *  7 pm, Canton

Saturday, July 7  *  9 am to 5 pm, Adams Center

An Edible Forest Garden:
A Guided "Magical Mystery Tour"
Saturday, July 28  *  1 to 5 pm, Wellesley Island
Keep an eye out for our upcoming Fall Workshop Schedule!

Note that we take a semi-hiatus from events in the Summer months.

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Send an email to (preferred) or call (315) 347-4223 to reserve a spot.
Please note the workshop name,  number in party, contact phone number(s) and email address when reserving.
Email confirmation with location, directions, and FAQ will be sent to all registrants within 24-48 hours.

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THANK YOU for your interest in our work, and we hope you will join us at 
one of our fun and educational events! 
Related image   Please 'Like' us on Facebook (if you are so inclined)


Chelle, Rajiv, Jackie, Carol, Raamitha, Laurel, Angie & Val
for the Local Living Venture team

a 501(c)(3) educational non-profit

Serious Fun * Delightful Education
Full Events Schedule

Donate to support our work
Please 'Like' the LLV on Facebook (if you are so inclined)

 Local Living Venture
315. 347. 4223    *     PO Box 736  Canton, NY 13617

A 501(c)(3) non-profit community-based educational organization
Website made possible by the Northern New York Community Foundation

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If you use Amazon for some of your purchases, you can benefit the Local Living Venture every time you shop, at no cost to you!  Please help us to continue operations in this way.  See the link above for details, or you can also donate directly to us here.

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