Category Archives: JOIN THE GRANGE

MORE GRANGERS AT THE FAIR

County Fairs and Granges go way back, back to the original agricultural society exhibitions of the 19th century. They were held to encourage crop and livestock improvements and to share knowledge among farmers in a county or district. I traveled … Continue reading

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STATE OF THE GRANGE 2014

MISSION: To support a resilient community of growers, makers, and keepers, to foster social and political engagement, and to maintain our Hall as a home for celebrations and programs. Fellow Grangers: As one year ends and another begins, we take … Continue reading

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GRANGE HALL OPEN HOUSE APRIL 17

Come to the Grange Hall this Wednesday and bring your friends. There will be music and food and a welcoming atmosphere. The new sound system will be on show as well. We’ll display the Mission Statement options for an informal … Continue reading

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MEMBERSHIP MEETING MARCH 6.

Spring is coming up fast, and Grangers are getting their gardens ready. The Bulk Seed Project got our shipments of seed from Fedco, and I’m happy to report some serious savings. One couple saved 42% on their seed costs for … Continue reading

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INSTALLATION OF OFFICERS AT MEETING WEDNESDAY DECEMBER 5

The next meeting of San Juan Island Grange #966 will be Wednesday December 5th at 7PM. The high point of the evening will be the installation of the officers we elected in November. Anita Barreca will be the Installing Officer, … Continue reading

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NATIONAL GRANGE CONVENTION

Anita and I met up with Steve and Shann at the National Grange Convention in Boise. The four of us went through the ritual journey to the Temple of Demeter, and have emerged as Seventh Degree Grangers. A highpoint for … Continue reading

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SAN JUAN ISLAND GRANGE: A Community of Growers since 1931.

MISSION: To support a resilient community of growers, makers, and keepers, to foster social and political engagement, and to maintain our Hall as a home for celebrations and programs. Resilient Community: Grange members grow food and fiber, make music and … Continue reading

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