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Growers Circle Coffee Hour Every Wednesday

The mission of San Juan Island Grange starts, “To support a resilient community of growers, makers, and keepers…” “Growers” are folks involved in producing food, fiber and other useful materials. If you have a farm, a garden, chickens, sheep, a … Continue reading

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August 1, Earth Overshoot Day

Mike Cohen made a brief presentation on Earth Overshoot Day at our membership meeting last night. Earth Overshoot Day marks the date when humanity’s demand for ecological resources and services in a given year exceeds what Earth can regenerate in … Continue reading

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Keith Keyser: Permaculture, or regenerative ecological agriculture and its promise for restoring a damaged planet

Part of the San Juan Island Grange Lecture Series, July 25, 6PM potluck meet&greet, 7PM program. Islanders can produce an abundance of food for their families while restoring degraded lands and fighting climate change. Tall order, you say? Permaculture designer … Continue reading

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Dessert Potluck Resiliency Conversation June 20 7PM

There will be dessert! The Corps of Resiliency is hosting a dessert potluck and informal discussion at the Grange Hall tonight, Wednesday June 20, at 7PM. The topics for discussion will center around these areas: How do we increase the … Continue reading

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San Juan Island Grange Completes Strategic Plan for 2018

Thanks to the care, intelligence and hard work of our members, we are very proud to  present: San Juan Island Grange #966 2018 Strategic Plan Financial Management (Executive Committee with approval by membership) Conduct an annual audit Establish audit policy … Continue reading

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We have a very special lineup for our Saturday Contra Dance on November 18. Small Pleasures featuring Vivian Williams on fiddle will be our band, and Michael Karcher will be our caller. “Contra dancing has been around since the 1700s. … Continue reading

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We are starting the year off with a bang, hosting a big contra dance on Saturday January 21. The caller will be Marlin Prowell from Bellingham, and a bi-coastal band comprised of Eric Anderson from Upstate New York on piano … Continue reading

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