350.org International Climate Action Day in the Hilltowns (Oct. 24th, 2009)
Amy Pulley of Cummington, MA writes:
Save the date! Spread the word! October 24th is the 350.org International Climate Action Day. Come be part of our local action at Warner Farm (4 Porter Hill Road) in Cummington, MA from 2:00 pm on into the evening.
- Ongoing from 2pm – 350 Neighbors slide show and photo display in the big beautiful Warner Farm barn. We still need about 200 more photos to reach our 350 goal! Bring your photos of native local plants and animals to the Old Creamery and send them by e-mail to email@example.com to enter them in the slide show. Go to the hilltownsustainability.org website to preview the slide show. Call Amy at the Old Creamery with questions.
- Ongoing from 2pm – Community Cider pressing! There will be 4 cider presses available. Bring your locally harvested apples (no spray preferred) and your own containers to take home your fresh-pressed cider!
- 3pm – Group photo with 350 written in apples to send to legislators.
- 6pm – Local and wild foods potluck. All welcome.
- Throughout the afternoon and evening – Bonfire to warm us. Local musicians to sing to and with us. Weed walk.
Other events to be announced. If you have ideas, please come on Wed. Oct. 7th, 2009 to the sustainability meeting (7:30pm at the Village Congregational Church in Cummington, MA) to add them to the mix. More info coming.