Past LLV Events 2016

Local Living Venture
Resourceful Living Skills Workshops, Community Meet-ups, Skill Sharing Events and Outreach Activities

Events coordinated by the LLV.
           Others are outreach or community events attended by the LLV.
           Click on the event name for details.

                                 

For current and upcoming events, please go to
www.LocalLivingVenture.org/full-events-schedule

                                 

                                
DECEMBER 2016

Monthly MeetUp - Volunteer Appreciation Party

Beer Brewing 101: Let’s Get Started

Mindful Meditation for Beginners 

Tools for Reducing Stress 


NOVEMBER 2016

Bees & Bee Keeping Discussion Group 

Rocket Mass Heater Seasonal Inspection & Firing

Bees: Wrapping Your Bee Hives for Winter 

Essential Oil Essentials

Fruit School * Establishing and Maintaining Your Plantings Edition 

Monthly Meet Up - Bulk Food Fiesta * Crustless Quiche & Other Incredible Egg Dishes!

Route 68 Adopt-A-Highway Roadside Clean Up! 

Tas Cru & Mary Ann Casale * Benefit House Concert for the LLV 

            NESAWG (Northeast Sustainable Ag Working Group) Annual Conference

            Attended this community outreach event/conference

The 'World is Your Oyster' Mushroom: Simple Techniques For Growing Oyster Mushrooms In Your Home 


OCTOBER 2016

Bees & Bee Keeping Discussion Group

Woodland Botanical Wreaths * A Make-n-Take


Monthly MeetUp - Bulk Food Fiesta - Roasted Fall Veggies!

Full Ferment: Making Sauerkraut 


SEPTEMBER 2016

            Adirondack Rural Skills & Homesteading Festival

            Attended this community outreach event

            Associated Colleges Sustainability Day 
           Attended this community outreach event

Bees & Bee Keeping Discussion Group 

COMPOSTING Made Simple for Garden & Home Food-Waste 

Monthly Meet Up - Local Living Festival 2017 Kick-off! 

An Edible Forest Garden: A Guided "Magical Mystery Tour"

POTLUCK & Simple Living Exchange* This Month: Edible Forest Edition, Jefferson County!


AUGUST 2016

Summer is a time for outreach booths and a hiatus from most workshops

Bees & Bee Keeping Discussion Group 



Simple Living Skill-sharing * Potluck Picnic * Timberframe Edition

Bee Hive "Mite Intensive" & Hive Inspection Field Day 


JULY 2016

Summer is a time for outreach booths and a hiatus from most workshops

Bees & Bee Keeping Discussion Group

Potsdam Summer Festival + Join Us on Parade - Walkers Needed! 

Bee Field Days at Squeak Creek Apiaries 


JUNE 2016

Summer is a time for outreach booths and a hiatus from most workshops

Bees & Bee Keeping Discussion Group 

Playing With Fire: Rocket Stove Build for a Summer Kitchen

            Dairy Princess | Booth * Parade Contingent * Presentations

            Attended this community outreach event

MAY 2016

Bees & Bee Keeping Discussion Group

COMPOSTING Made Simple for Garden & Home Food-Waste 

Simple Living Exchange & Potluck Gathering

Participatory Gardening with littleGrasse Foodworks CSA

Monthly MeetUp - Making LLV Dairy Princess Float Signage

Shiitake Fundamentals Make-n-Take: From Spawn Runs to Soup Recipes

Wild Leek and Spring Edibles Woods Romp

Bee Co-op Delivery (2 of 2) for Re-stocking Local Hives

Orchard Exchange Discussion Group 


APRIL 2016

Bee Co-op Delivery (1 of 2) for Re-stocking Local Hives

            North Country Symposium

            Attended this community outreach event

            SUNY Potsdam Wellness Fair
            Attended this community outreach event

Bees & Bee Keeping Discussion Group

Start Your Garden Seedlings Indoors & Learn How to Transplant * A Hands-on, How To Workshop for Beginner Gardeners!

            North Country Folk Festival

            Attended this community outreach event

Skill-Sharing & Make-n-Take Gathering

PROBIOTICS: What, Why and How * Featuring Hands-on Easy Salad Dressings To Get Started

Simple Living Exchange & Potluck Gathering

Orchard Exchange Discussion Group

Home Made Herbal Preparations * How To

            Sustainability Social * North Country 350 Alliance

            Attended this community outreach event

MARCH 2016

Bees & Bee Keeping Discussion Group

Homesteading Exchange & Potluck Gathering

Pruning Your Apple Trees & Other Orchard Fruits * Hands-On

Bulk Food Fiesta * A Make-n-Take Gathering * for healthy meals at home later!

            Norwood Health & Wellness Fair

            Attended this community outreach event

Orchard Exchange Discussion Group

            Clarkson University Wellness Fair

            Attended this community outreach event


FEBRUARY 2016

Bees & Bee Keeping Discussion Group

Apitherapy: Beehive Benefits to Human Health including Bee Sting or Bee Venom Therapy

Homesteading Exchange & Potluck Gathering

Annual Meeting of the Local Living Venture

Monthly Skill-Sharing, Bulk Food Fiesta & Make-n-Take Gathering


JANUARY 2016

Bees & Bee Keeping Discussion Group

            NOFA-NY (Northeast Organic Farming Assn.) Annual Conference

            Attended this community outreach event/conference



For current and upcoming events, please go to
www.LocalLivingVenture.org/full-events-schedule