July Green Networking Potluck & Skill Share
Jul
19
7:00pm 7:00pm

July Green Networking Potluck & Skill Share

  • 1799 Persimmon Lane Shepherdstown, WV, 25443 United States (map)
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Join Sustainable Jefferson County and the Green Networking crew at Sacred Roots Herbal Sanctuary (1799 Persimmon Lane, Shepherdstown) on Wednesday, June 14 at 7 PM for an evening of good conversation and community. Hillary Banachowski of Sacred Roots will also be leading a skill share (topic TBA). 

Please bring a dish to share. To make this a zero-waste event, we ask that you bring your own plate and utensils. 

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June Green Networking Potluck & Home Food Preservation Skill Share
Jun
14
7:00pm 7:00pm

June Green Networking Potluck & Home Food Preservation Skill Share

  • 1365 Uvilla Road Harpers Ferry, WV, 25425 United States (map)
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Join Sustainable Jefferson County and the Green Networking crew at the home of Diane Blust (1365 Uvilla Road, Harpers Ferry) on Wednesday, June 14 at 7 PM for an evening of good conversation and community. Diane will also be leading a skill share on home food preservation. 

Please bring a dish to share. To make this a zero-waste event, we ask that you bring your own plate and utensils. 

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May Green Networking & Time Bank Training at Bistro 112
May
17
6:00pm 6:00pm

May Green Networking & Time Bank Training at Bistro 112

  • 112 West German Street Shepherdstown, WV, 25443 United States (map)
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Join Sustainable Jefferson County and the Green Networking crew at Bistro 112 (112 W. German St., Shepherdstown, WV) on Wednesday, May 17 from 6-8 PM for an evening of good conversation and community. Drinks and full menu will be available for purchase. 

We'll be running a Time Bank Training to help familiarize people with the new Jefferson Community Time Bank. We'll show you how to create an account and start making the most of this incredible community resource! 

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May
3
6:00pm 6:00pm

SJC Working Group Meeting

  • 1365 Uvilla Road Harpers Ferry, WV, 25425 United States (map)
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Please join us for Sustainable Jefferson County’s working group meeting on Wednesday, May 3 from 6-8 pm at Diane Blust’s home (1365 Uvilla Rd). We will discuss the Jefferson Community Time Bank and other projects.

Time permitting – i.e., a fast meeting – there will be a film with a sustainability theme.

Feel free to bring a snack to share; this is a working group meeting, not a potluck dinner.

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Apr
5
6:00pm 6:00pm

SJC Working Group Meeting

  • 1365 Uvilla Road Harpers Ferry, WV, 25425 United States (map)
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Please join us for Sustainable Jefferson County’s working group meeting on Wednesday, April 5 6-8 pm at Diane Blust’s home (1365 Uvilla Rd). We will discuss the Jefferson Community Time Bank and other projects.

Time permitting – i.e., a fast meeting – there will be a film with a sustainability theme.

Feel free to bring a snack to share; this is a working group meeting, not a potluck dinner.

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March Green Networking at Bistro 112
Mar
22
6:00pm 6:00pm

March Green Networking at Bistro 112

Join Sustainable Jefferson County and the Green Networking crew at Bistro 112 (112 W. German St., Shepherdstown, WV) on Wednesday, March 22 from 6-8 PM for an evening of good conversation and community. Drinks and full menu will be available for purchase. 

We'll be discussing the Jefferson Community Time Bank and ways you can become more involved!

Please RSVP on Facebook and invite your friends!

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SJC Working Group Meeting: Launching the Jefferson Community Time Bank
Mar
8
6:00pm 6:00pm

SJC Working Group Meeting: Launching the Jefferson Community Time Bank

  • 1365 Uvilla Road Harpers Ferry, WV, 25425 United States (map)
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Please join us for a working meeting to discuss the launch of Jefferson Community Time Bank. The meeting will be held on Wednesday, March 8 at 6 pm at Diane Blust’s home (1365 Uvilla Rd, Harpers Ferry – near the corner of Uvilla and Engle Molers). This will be a working meeting, not a potluck. Feel free to bring your own snacks and drinks.

To prepare for the meeting, please read the material on the Time Banks USA website: http://timebanks.org/

We hope to see you there!

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February Green Networking & Potluck Dinner
Feb
22
6:00pm 6:00pm

February Green Networking & Potluck Dinner

Join Sustainable Jefferson County and the Green Networking crew at Sacred Roots Herbal Sanctuary (1799 Persimmon Lane Shepherdstown, WV) on Wednesday, Feb. 22 from 6-8 PM for an evening of good conversation and community. 

We'll be discussing our new community Time Bank project and ways you can become more involved!

Please bring a dish to share, as well as your own reusable plate/cup/utensils to cut down on waste.

Please RSVP on Facebook and invite your friends!

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December Green Networking & Potluck Dinner
Dec
7
6:00pm 6:00pm

December Green Networking & Potluck Dinner

Please join Sustainable Jefferson County for our final get together of 2016 at Diane Blust’s home (1365 Uvilla Rd, Harpers Ferry). 

Please bring a snack/finger food/appetizer contribution to the pot luck table and a drink to share, if you choose. We’ll have water and tea, along with plates, napkins and silverware.

We look forward to catching up with everyone and informal discussions about where we are headed in 2017.

Please RSVP on Facebook and invite your friends!

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July Green Networking & Potluck Dinner at the Folly
Jul
25
6:00pm 6:00pm

July Green Networking & Potluck Dinner at the Folly

Sustainable Jefferson County member Bradley Sanders is generously opening the Folly (located at 301 Big Oak Drive Shepherdstown) to the Green Networking crew for a potluck dinner and gathering. Please bring a dish to share. A grill will be available for meat/veggies. Plates and silverware will be provided. 

Interested in getting more involved? Our Steering Committee will be meeting prior to the Green Networking event, from 5:30 - 6:00 PM. Come take a role in shaping the future of Sustainable Jefferson County!

Please RSVP on Facebook and invite your friends!

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Mid-Atlantic Permaculture Convergence
Jun
18
9:00am 9:00am

Mid-Atlantic Permaculture Convergence

Click here to reserve your spot for this inspiring day of connection, conversation, and collaboration featuring hands-on workshops, informative presentations, and powerful community-building.

Highlights include...

 

Click here for more information and to reserve your spot. 

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Shenandoah Valley Herbal Gathering
Jun
11
10:00am10:00am

Shenandoah Valley Herbal Gathering

The vision for the 1st annual Shenandoah Valley Herbal Gathering is to inspire folks to take back our power to heal ourselves, our communities and this beautiful, life sustaining planet by re-skilling ourselves. We intend to do this by providing 12 herbal and permaculture based classes to those who run the gamut from “newbies’ to these topics to seasoned herbalists, plant lovers, healers,and Earth lovin' folks of all kinds. We will also be offering plant walks, a community land art project,  local artisan vendors and a live musical performance by Bele Bele Rhythm Collective. Our hope is to provide a space where community connections and collaborations can be cultivated !!!

More information and tickets available HERE

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May Green Networking Potluck
May
23
6:00pm 6:00pm

May Green Networking Potluck

  • 1365 Uvilla Road Harpers Ferry, WV, 25425 United States (map)
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Sustainable Jefferson County Steering Committee member Diane Blust is generously opening her home (1365 Uvilla Rd, Harpers Ferry, WV) to the Green Networking crew for a potluck dinner and gathering. Please bring a dish to share. Plates and silverware will be provided. 

Interested in getting more involved? Our Steering Committee will be meeting prior to the Green Networking event, from 5:30 - 6:00 PM. Come take a role in shaping the future of Sustainable Jefferson County!

Please RSVP on Facebook and invite your friends!

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Safe Water Public Forum
May
12
6:30pm 6:30pm

Safe Water Public Forum

Join WV Rivers, the League of Women Voters, and local water utilities May 12 for a safe water public workshop at the Clarion Hotel in Shepherdstown.

The workshop will focus on how citizens can be involved in protecting drinking water. Attendees will receive the new drinking water protection toolkit, learn about potential contamination sources to local water supplies, discuss ways to manage those threats, learn how to provide input on water protection plans, and connect with local groups working to improve water quality. 

More information at http://www.wvrivers.org/news/JeffersonWaterFourm

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Seed Starting 101 & Greenhouse Building at Sacred Roots
Apr
16
1:00pm 1:00pm

Seed Starting 101 & Greenhouse Building at Sacred Roots

Saturday, April 16 from 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Join Sustainable Jefferson County and Sacred Roots Herbal Sanctuary for an afternoon of hands-on learning and community fun. 

We'll meet at Sacred Roots Herbal Sanctuary for a quick seed starting 101 primer, and then help set up the new greenhouse. Many helping hands needed - no experience necessary! Food will be provided. 

Sacred Roots does not yet have an official street address, so head to 1665 Persimmon Lane and look for the next gravel driveway over, with the Sacred Roots Herbal Gathering sign.

Send questions and RSVPs to hillary@sacredrootswv.com

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April Green Networking
Apr
11
6:00pm 6:00pm

April Green Networking

Monday, April 11, 2016 from 6PM - 8PM

 At Black Dog Coffee Company (8001 Charles Town Rd, Shenandoah Junction, West Virginia)

Join Sustainable Jefferson County and the Green Networking crew for an evening of good conversation & community. We invite you to bring your own beverage and a snack to share with the group, as well as your own reusable plate/cup/utensils to cut down on waste. 

Interested in getting more involved? Our Steering Committee will be meeting prior to the Green Networking event, from 5-6PM. Come take a role in shaping the future of Sustainable Jefferson County!

Please RSVP on Facebook and invite your friends!

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PERMABLITZ: Let's Build a Swale!
Mar
26
10:00am10:00am

PERMABLITZ: Let's Build a Swale!

Want to learn more about practical permaculture design techniques? Looking for an excuse to get your hands dirty and spend some time outdoors? Eager to meet other local permaculture enthusiasts? Can't turn down a free lunch? 

Whatever your reason, we hope you'll join us for our first permablitz in collaboration with The Riverside Project

Join us at Riverside on Saturday, March 26 from 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM (rain date: Saturday, April 2). We'll have a brief discussion about swales  (a permaculture design element that helps catch and store water in the soil, making it readily available to plants), followed by a collaborative swale building project on site. 

Vegan, gluten free lunch will be provided. 

No prior experience or permaculture knowledge required. Please bring work gloves and a shovel if you have one!

RSVP to info@theriversideproject.com for directions and additional information. 

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March Green Networking
Mar
14
6:00pm 6:00pm

March Green Networking

Monday, March 14 from 6:00 - 8:00 PM
O'Hurley's General Store
205 E. Washington St., Shepherdstown, WV


Join Sustainable Jefferson County and the Green Networking crew at O'Hurley's General Store in Shepherdstown for an evening of good conversation & community. We invite you to bring a snack to share with the group, as well as your own reusable plate/cup/utensils to cut down on waste. 

Interested in getting more involved? Our Steering Committee will be meeting prior to the Green Networking event, from 5-6PM. Come take a role in shaping the future of Sustainable Jefferson County!

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February Green Networking
Feb
22
6:00pm 6:00pm

February Green Networking

Join the Green Networking (formerly Green Drinks) crew at Town Run Brewing Company (202 E Washington St., Shepherdstown WV) for an evening of good conversation, good community, and good drinks!

Interested in getting more involved? Our Steering Committee will be meeting prior to the Green Networking event, from 5-6PM. Come take a role in shaping the future of Sustainable Jefferson County!

RSVP on facebook and invite your friends!

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