Monthly Archives: May 2012

Busy Weekend…

June 1 – Summer Workshops Open Registration for the Summer 2012  Reskilling Workshops opens tomorrow (June 1). Please sign up by email or phone (237-0996). June 2 – Trash to Treasure at Beaver Stadium The 11th Annual Trash to Treasure Sale … Continue reading

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Oddment – May 29, 2012

Cold Frames for Sale – Benefits Spring Creek Homesteading We have two fundraiser cold frames left – $35 each. It’s not the right season for them, but if you buy them now, you’ll have them ready to go this fall! … Continue reading

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Boalsburg Market Preview – May 29, 2012

(From Jim Eisenstein) – Memorial  Day marks the unofficial start of summer, and you can see the transition from spring to summer by visiting this week’s Boalsburg Farmers Market. We still have the produce associated with cool spring weather, but it … Continue reading

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Some interesting reads…

…on relocalization, sustainability, peak fossil fuels, climate change, financial collapse etc. Universities co-creating urban sustainability, by Gregory Trencher and Masaru Yarime: “…Another collaboration worth watching is the Oberlin Project, unfolding in the tiny ‘rust town’ of Oberlin, Ohio. Scattered across the northwestern … Continue reading

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Reminder – Spring Creek Homesteading Potluck Friday

The monthly Spring Creek Homesteading, kid-friendly, local foodie, get-to-know-your-neighbors potluck for May will be this Friday, May 25, at 6 p.m. in Room 201 at the State College Borough Building, 243 South Allen Street. No need to sign up – … Continue reading

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Hugelkultur and Chicken Coops This Saturday

There’s still space in this Saturday’s hugelkultur (10 a.m.) and chicken coop building (12 p.m.) workshops, both being held in Lemont. Email or call 237-0996 to sign up. From FuoriBorgo: “…How you dispose of large quantities of garden waste mainly … Continue reading

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Higgledy-Piggledy – May 21, 2012

News from Centre County Buy Fresh Buy Local This week’s Farmers Markets (Click the link above for details about vendors at each market): Tuesday, May 22 – Downtown State College -11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Locust Lane Tuesday May 22 … Continue reading

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