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To sign up, please see the Newsletter Sign Up tab, above right, or email us at LocalLivingVenture@gmail.com.
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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: September 22, 2019
Pollinator Jamboree! * Green Home Tour * Hemp Harvest * Bees * More!
Join us for events this week and this season with the Local Living Venture!
Serious fun and delightful education.
Post-Cinema 10 "Honeyland" Film Reception
Discuss the film that won the most awards at the Sundance film festival, help local pollinators, and enjoy the conviviality of a reception with honey-based beverages at the bar and free snacks! Join us after the film viewing! Please Share this Facebook page if you're so inclined.
Film: Honeyland, Monday, September 23 , 7:15 pm, Cinema 10, Roxy Theater, Main St., Potsdam
Reception: 9 pm, Maxfields, 15 Market St., Potsdam
Green Home Tour
Join in for a 27-year tradition in the North Country! A Home Tour for anyone interested in "simple" or "primitive" living, for living within the rhythms of nature.
Attendance is limited to 20 and it fills up! Registration is necessary due to limited space, RSVP with phone number and number in party to LocalLivingVenture@gmail.com, soon!
Tour: Saturday, October 5 * 3 to 4 pm
Optional: Rocket Mass Heater Demo * 4 to 5 pm
Two off-grid homes, for rent and for sale; check it out!
Due to our hiatus on workshops, we have no income - but we still have expenses! Please help out if you can, we can use it now more than any time in the past. Thank you kindly for all of your past and future support!
Bulk Food Fiestas (link is to a previous event)
Industrial Hemp Harvest Celebration & Tour
Join the Local Living Venture and regional partners in promoting industrial hemp as a new market for farms in the region - a day of activities sharing how to grow hemp for CBD and other uses. An "open house" including a post-harvest field walk, displays on processing and research efforts, pizza from the brick dome pizza oven, and a hands-on hempcrete wall build. Many great industrial hemp resources here too!
Saturday, November 16 * 10 am to 2 pm, Ellisburg NY
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Please contribute to the LLV.
Community support is how we keep our programming going!
Board members and Volunteers also sought; let's talk.
THANK YOU for your interest in our work, and we hope you will join us at one of our fun and educational events!
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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