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5th Annual Permaculture Festival & Skill Share

October 15, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Free
Permaculture Festival

5th Annual Permaculture Festival & Skill Share

A full day of workshops, discussions, vendors and entertainment brought to you The Old Stone House & The New York Permaculture Exchange.

Location: The Old Stone House & Washington Park, Park Slope, Brooklyn
Between 4th &5th Ave and 3rd & 4th St

Time: 10am – 4pm
rain or shine

FREE

Outdoor Workshops, Demonstrations & Walks
Walks will meet on the west plaza, rain or shine

  • All day: Marking Contour: Storm water mitigation mapping
  • 10:30am Bouquets from Nature walk with Kim Fenwick
  • 11am Posture Workshop with Eric Levinson, north garden
  • 11am Making Smudge Sticks with Sage, walk with Ini Udosen
  • 11:30am Oyster Mushroom demonstration with DNA Ciccarone
  • 12 noon Herb walk with Anandi Premlall
  • 12:30pm Natural Painting Materials with Callen Zimmerman
  • 12:30pm Tree & Shrub Health walk with Aaron Smith
  • 1pm Seed Collection walk with Marisa Prefer
  • 1:30pm Job’s Tears Necklaces with Renee Peperone
  • 2pm Herbal Syrup for Cold and Flu season with Elizabeth Scholl
  • 2:30pm Forage & Tree Identification walk with Andrew Faust
  • 3pm Garden walk with Jon Crow
  • 3:30pm Herb walk with Sheryll Durrant
    Close of Festival 4pm

Indoor Activities

  • 10am Festival Welcome
  • 10:30 Public Space: OSH food for all
  • 11:30am Food Justice Roundtable with special guests Ruby Olisemeka of Harlem Grown andJ Jiwon Choi of Brooklyn Bears Garden
  • 1pm Anthony B. Rodriguez with his film, Botanical Explorers: The Fruitful Forest
  • 2:30 Open Source software for social organizing with Dana Skallman

Food
10am Pirates, Princesses & Pancakes
Pizza! Brick Oven Brooklyn’s Jace Harker will fire up the outdoor oven.

Music
Fred Scholl & Friends, Natalia Segura

Vendors, Crafts & Tables
Dying Fabric with Plants, demonstration with Hester Griffin
Painting with Natural Paints, Textile Arts Center
Seed craft: Job’s tears bead necklaces
Seed mosaics
Seed cleaning and saving
Marisa Prefer, herbal tinctures for sale
Red Bridge Studio, Tyshawn Henry original designed bags & shirts on hand printed fabrics
Blue Lotus Botanicals, Liz Scholl, soaps and tinctures for sale
Heidi Vandiver, waxed sandwich wraps
Kiki & Friends, Aromatherapy for Pets, Ginger and Chuck
Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
100th Seed, Nutrition & Wellness
GreenwoodRobinson LLC, stormwater gardens
350BK: Climate Justice is Social Justice
BBG Compost Program
Mandala Farm – Edible & Medicinal Perennial Plants Nursery

 

*** WE WILL ALSO BE COLLECTING DONATIONS FOR STANDING ROCK WATER PROTECTORS AT THE 100th SEED TABLE**

Donations of materials needed:
LONG THERMAL UNDERWEAR, HATS, GLOVES, PONCHOS, RUBBER BOOTS, RAIN COATS, WINDBREAKERS, WORK GLOVES, ETC.
SHOVELS, BUILDING SUPPLIES, TOOLS, INSULATION, ETC
WATER FILTRATION SYSTEMS, SOLAR POWERED CHARGERS, ETC
TARPS, TENTS, BLANKETS,
DRINKING WATER, FOOD.
THE PEOPLE NEED TO WINTERIZE.

 

Details

Date:
October 15, 2016
Time:
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/573400772837369/

Organizer

The NY Permaculture Exchange
Website:
http://permaculture-exchange.org/

Venue

Old Stone House
336 3rd Street
Brooklyn, NY 11215 United States
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Website:
http://theoldstonehouse.org/

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