Monthly Archives: October 2012

Central PA Local Food System – Project Status Updates

(Taking a break from blog editing until Nov. 1 – KW) Reskilling Workshops – There’s a collection of community-wide offerings at the blog’s reskilling page. Upcoming Spring Creek Homesteading workshops include Home Sausage-Making with Steve Bookbinder (Nov. 10); Sewing Quilted Placemats … Continue reading

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Dollops – October 23, 2012

News from Centre County Buy Fresh Buy Local CCBFBL E-Newsletter – October 19, 2012 Edition News from Spring Creek Homesteading Fund SCHF E-Newsletter – October 16, 2012  Edition – The Share-the-Harvest Dinner last weekend at Greenmoore Gardens was a crazy-phenomenal … Continue reading

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October is Fiber Arts Month at the The Gallery in Lemont

(Apologies for the late notice – I just saw the flier for these demonstrations a few days ago at Webster’s.) The Gallery Shop in Lemont has been offering demonstrations of fiber arts on Saturdays all during the month of October. … Continue reading

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Reskilling Workshop Slideshow – Now with Music!

Thank you to the Tussey Mountain Moonshiners for permission to use Rock the Cradle Joe (traditional) and Central Pennsylvania Moon (by Gwen Stimely) from their I’m Going Home album.

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Soupcons – October 16, 2012

So Gouda! Thank you to Adam Seitz for a wonderful cheese-making workshop in Spring Mills this past weekend. Home Sausage-making Workshop Now Open for Sign-ups – November 10 Steve Bookbinder’s workshop on how to make pork sausage at home will … Continue reading

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Jambalaya – October 12, 2012

News from Centre County Buy Fresh Buy Local CCBFBL E-Newsletter – October 12, 2012 Edition, including announcement that the Old Gregg School Indoor Farmers Market in Spring Mills will open October 27. October 13 – Millheim Farmers Market Preview (From Betsy Green) … Continue reading

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Work in Progress

Big Thanks to Megan McGill, Brett Liberto and Shane Gamble – students in Dorothy Blair’s fall Community Food Security class. As part of the community service component of their class, they’ve been gathering information about the seven farmers’ markets in … Continue reading

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